Metal Leaf Ashtray

Title

Metal Leaf Ashtray

Subject

Ashtray

Description

Metal oval ashtray on one side are to metal leaves and twigs. Tied to the twigs are braided blue, red, and white strings. On the other side of the oval is a smaller oval with the long end curved upward to hold a cigarette. Both ovals have several lines engraved to make the bottom rough.

Inscription: In the center of the ashtray “A. Grogee” is engraved.

Creator

Tabatha Butler Photographer

Source

1949.3.52

Publisher

Idaho State Historical Society

Date

Circa 1949

Contributor

Idaho State Historical Society

Rights

Idaho State Historical Society

Relation

Still image of ashtray in Merci Train collection

Format

Height:.5” Width: 2.5” Lengh: 6”

Language

French

Type

Still images

Identifier

1949.3.52

Coverage

Idaho State Historical Museum's Storage

Files

1949.3.52.JPG
Date Added
December 14, 2011
Collection
Idaho Merci Train Collection
Item Type
Still Image
Citation
Tabatha Butler Photographer, “Metal Leaf Ashtray,” Idaho Merci Train, accessed June 30, 2022, https://idahomercitrain.omeka.net/items/show/17.