Ashtray

Object Number: 
2010.26.13
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group