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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 Vic's Esso. Woman, wearing low cut red dress and black nylons, has white underwear fall to ankles, while spilling groceries and walking black poodle. Set against image of construction site, featuring dump truck and steam shovel, male onlookers stare, with blue border. Text on border reads: "Swiped From / Vic's Esso / NE 7-9880 / Brockport, New York".
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2010.26.13
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group