Ashtray

Object Number: 
2010.26.12
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 Art's Lounge. Woman, wearing blue skirt with red belt and white polo top, shown with pink underwear fallen to ankles, just after releasing bowling ball. Set against image of bowling alley as male onlookers stare, with blue border. Text on border reads: "Swiped From / Art's Lounge / 1164 Jefferson / TT. 6-9843".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group