Citation
Souvenir ashtray from the New York World's Fair, 1939

Material Information

Title:
Souvenir ashtray from the New York World's Fair, 1939 [ashtray]
Creator:
Firestone Rubber Co. ( Manufacturer )
Place of Publication:
USA
Creation Date:
circa 1939
Materials:
glass ( medium )
rubber ( medium )
Measurements:
1-5/8 in x 6 diameter in ( Dimensions, overall )
1-1/2 in x 4-1/4 in x 3-1/2 diameter in ( Dimensions, ashtray (a) )
1-1/2 in x 6 diameter in ( Dimensions, miniature tire (b) )
4.1 cm x 15.2 diameter cm ( Dimensions, overall )
3.8 cm x 10.8 cm x 8.9 diameter cm ( Dimensions, ashtray (a) )
3.8 cm x 15.2 diameter cm ( Dimensions, miniature tire (b) )

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World's Fairs and Expositions -- Advertising
Genre:
ashtrays ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Clear, pressed glass ashtray which fits into a miniature replica of a Firestone rubber tire; image of the fair on glass ashtray. a: ashtray, b: miniature tire
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
86.19.109 a,b ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts