Ashtray

Ashtray
Title
Ashtray
Date 
ca. 1909
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 3 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 12.1 x 8.3 cm )
Description 
Colorless molded lead glass ashtray; trapezoidal form with three indentations for supporting cigarettes.
Credit Line 
Purchase, James B. Wilbur Fund
Object Number 
1941.854
Gallery Label 
This ashtray is from the Hudson River sidewheel steamer "Rensselaer," which was built in 1909 for the New York-Troy Citizens' 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