Ashtray

Object Number: 
2010.26.16
Date: 
1945-1955
Medium: 
Printed metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (0.6 x 9.5 x 12.1 cm)
Description: 
Stamped pin-up ashtray, advertising Carew Cleaners Inc. Woman, wearing a single black nylon and glove with black heels, reclines with four pillows surrounding her head. Set against a multi-hue pastel background, with yellow border. Text on border reads: "Carew Cleaners Inc. / 1 Hour Service / 2225 Main and Carew Sts. / 'We Know How'".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group