Ashtray [Teal]

S.O.C.T.A.L., Manufacturer;  Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by; 

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Maker and Role
S.O.C.T.A.L., Manufacturer
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Round, plastic ashtray in metallic blue. The sides are round and there is a depression in the centre in the shape of a half-sphere. Around the edge of this depression are 3 notches 15 mm wide, evenly spaced around the edge. "TEAL" is printed in white on one side with the TEAL logo of a stylised bird on either side in mirror image. Underneath is written "NEW ZEALAND'S INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE" also in white. The identical decoration is printed on the opposite side. The underside is hollow. On the bottom of 'the depression, printed in white, is: "S.O.C.T.A.L. Varese/Modello depositato. Made in Italy'.
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Signature/Marks and Type
TEAL New Zealand's International Airline Printed
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Credit Line
S.O.C.T.A.L. et al. Ashtray [Teal], 2004.392. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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