Ashtray

Ashtray
Title
Ashtray
Date 
1901
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 1.3 x 10.8 cm )
Description 
Cast circular souvenir ashtray with raised sides and foliate scroll decoration around the rim; cast buffalo applied to the center with the inscription, "SOUVENIR PAN-AMERICAN EXPOSITION BUFFALO NY 1901"; painted gold.
Credit Line 
Gift of Paul Gunther
Object Number 
2001.14
Marks 
engraved: in the center: "SOUVENIR PAN-AMERICAN EXPOSITION BUFFALO NY 1901"
Gallery Label 
This souvenir ashtray is from the Pan American Exposition held in Buffalo, New York in 1901.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group