Ashtray [Teal]

Noritake, Manufacturer;  Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by; 


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Maker and Role
Noritake, Manufacturer
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Description
White, ceramic, circular ashtray from TEAL airlines. Base is inscribed with the manufacturer's logo. There is a slightly raised bottom rim (unglazed). From the base, the body angles inwards to meet the large lip (diameter of 130 mm). The edge of that lip is trimmed in gold. The interior is hollow with an opening of 52 mm. A rim lines the opening and it has 3 evenly spaced notches to rest cigarettes. The TEAL logo is imprinted in gold on the top of the lip.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Ceramic
Processed Material/Glass/Enamel
Signature/Marks and Type
NORITAKE CHINA / N / JAPAN Maker's Mark
TEAL Label
Accession No
2004.339
Credit Line
Noritake et al. Ashtray [Teal], 2004.339. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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