Ashtray

Ashtray
Title
Ashtray
Date 
1945-1955
Medium 
Printed metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/4 x 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 in. (0.6 x 10.5 x 10.5 cm)
Description 
Stamped pin-up ashtray, advertising Caracausa Realty Co. Woman, wearing a blue dress, sits on cushion while holding a dog. Set against a yellow background, with red border. Captioned: "PEEK-A'-KNEES / litho in U.S.A". Text on border reads: "Caracausa Realty Co / 'If you live on earth, why / not own a chunk of it' / Floral Park 4-4339 / 17 New Hyde Park Road / Franklin Square L.I."
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2010.26.5
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group