Decorative Arts and Design
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2 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. (5.4 x 9.2 x 8.6 cm) (show scale)
Impressed on bottom, partially worn stamp: "QUEENS ART / PEWTER / BROOKLYN / N.Y." with crown above; surrounded by: "HAND MADE DANISH QUALITY PEWTER / MADE IN USA" in circular band.
Gift of Linda S. Ferber
Pewter ashtray. Shallow, circular dish straddled by stylized, running greyhound handle.
CONDITION: Normal wear.
Queens Art Pewter, Ltd. (1930-2000). Ashtray, 1930. Pewter, 2 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. (5.4 x 9.2 x 8.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Linda S. Ferber, 87.116. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 87.116_mark_PS6.jpg)
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