The Jet

Side view of an ashtray showing the diagonal detail. Side view of an ashtray showing the diagonal detail. Top view of an ashtray showing the cigarette indentations. Underside view of an ashtray showing the moulded inscription.
Side view of an ashtray showing the diagonal detail. Side view of an ashtray showing the diagonal detail. Top view of an ashtray showing the cigarette indentations. Underside view of an ashtray showing the moulded inscription.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006925
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A promotional ashtray entitled 'The Jet' moulded from dark brown phenol formaldehyde by Harry Davies Molding Co, Chicago, Illanois. The square form ashtray has diagonal indentations to hold cigarettes giving it a distinctive 1930s styling.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)

Inscriptions

moulded: "The Jet. Heat resisting plastics. Harry Davies Molding co. Chicago, Ill. Made in USA" (base)
Dimensions
Width
88mm
Height
30mm
Length
88mm
Colour