Ashtray Set

Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1940 - 1950
1950 - 1960
patent date
1936-07-28
place made
United States: Illinois, Springfield
Physical Description
aluminum (ashtrays material)
brass (cigarette rests; spindle; base material)
steel (hardware material)
paperboard (container material)
ink (container material)
anodized (ashtrays production method/technique)
Measurements
overall, box: 3 7/8 in x 3 7/8 in; 9.8425 cm x 9.8425 cm
ID Number
1988.0113.3
accession number
1988.0113
catalog number
1988.0113.3
Credit Line
Anonymous
subject
Tobacco Use
Smoking
Packaging
Patented
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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