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Ash tray

Ash tray
Title
Ash tray
Date 
ca. 1896
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 4 1/2 in. ( 5.1 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless pressed lead glass ashtray; circular form with sunburst impressed on base; three indentations for cigarettes.
Credit Line 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number 
1941.855
Gallery Label 
This ashtray is from the Hudson River steamboat "Adirondack," built in 1896 for the New York-Albany line.
Provenance 
The George W. Murdock Collection of Steamboat Artifacts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group