Ashtray

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Object Name: 
Ashtray
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
61.3.247
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 6.5 cm, L: 28.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1950-1959
Primary Description: 
Transparent pale green and pale blue glasses; cast. Oval shape dish; top rim tapers abruptly to a small off-center oval pale blue, ground and polished base; acid stamp inscription on top rim: "MADE IN/ITALY".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Fontana, Luigi & C., Source
1961
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 1959 through 1959
Glass 1959: A Special Exhibition of International Contemporary Glass (1959) illustrated, p. 210, pl. 173; BIB# 27614