Ashtray

Object Number: 
2010.26.18
Date: 
1945-1955
Medium: 
Printed metal
Dimensions: 
Open: 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 Edgewood Court Motel. Woman, wearing a blue and white polka-dot bikini and blue sandals, lies on stomach; next to her sits sunglasses and a radio, comprising a beach scene. Set against a multi-hue pastel background, with orange border. Text on border reads, "Edgewood Court Motel / free Pool & T.V. / 100% Air Conditioned / U.S. 130-206 Bordentown, N. J. / 1 1/2 Mile North From Exit 7, N.J. TPK."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. & Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group