Ashtray

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Title:
Ashtray
Date: 
1910-1950
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
1 3/8 x 5 in. diameter
Date End: 
1 950
Description: 
This beige ceramic ashtray is marked in brown "Guinness Is Good For You" around the sides and in the center is a drawing of a fat man in early 19th century clothes dictating to a clerk, with the caption "A famous drawing by "Phiz" of Sam Weller composing/ his Valentine, showing a contemporary notice of Guinness".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
2002.1.358
Date Begin: 
1910
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group