Vintage comic ashtray. The humor is in the title "Mornin" beautiful" as it depicts a humurous lady in curlers and yawning as if she first got up (definately not everyones vision of beauty). Measures 8 5/8" long and 4" wide, with 2 cigarette rests. Made in CALIF embossed on the back side. Looks like the Kreiss elegant heirs line, but I don't believe theirs was made in California. I have seen this one on the net for 75-95 dollars...
A cute cartoon ashtray depicting a boxing training center. A humerous look at what happens with the sparring partners. Made of glazed ceramic and measures 8 3/4" x 4", and has 2 cigarette rests. No name or sticker. Appears to be from the 1950's. Perfect condition.
A cute cartoon ashtray depicting two ladies driving. A humerous look at what happens as a woman driver runs (into) a red light. Made of glazed ceramic and measures 8 3/4" x 4", and has 2 cigarette rests. No name or sticker. Appears to be from the 1950's. Perfect condition.
A cute cartoon ashtray depicting a bride and groom Titled "ROPED". A humorous look at what happens on the way to the alter, as the groom has her wedding dress train around the grooms neck possibly dragging him to the alter. Made of glazed ceramic and measures 8 3/4" x 4", and has 2 cigarette rests. No name or sticker. Appears to be from the 1950's. No chips or cracks, but there is crazing, and some staining on the craze.
Vintage amber glass casino ashtray with red imprint of the Red Lion Inn & casino's logo (Lion head). Measures 5" in diameter and is in perfect condition.
Old collectible glass ashtray from the Umpqua Hotel in Roseburg Oregon. Green and white imprint. Measures 4" square. On the back is a tape that someone fixed to the ashtray stating "Mary worked as a waitress here in 1959". Front advertising print shows it had a Kings Buffet, Charcoal steaks, Coffee shop and Indian room. Nice condition with the exception of one very small chip on the underside of the lip.
A wonderful deep cobalt blue advertising souvenir ashtray from the Hotel Gibson Cincinnati, Ohio. This one has the match holder in the center for your matchbooks.Says :Hotel Gibson Cincinnati, Ohio" in white imprint on top edge. Hard to see in this photo though. Print is crisp and nice, just a bad photo Measures 6" in diameter. Excellent condition.
Vintage turquoise blue glass ashtray, adrvertising souvenir for gas station & oil collectors or ashtray collectors. Chevron Logo. Red white and blue imprint. States: " CHEVRON Dealer CAL LARRY 1220 Broadway KE 3-9664". Measures 4" diameter. No chips or cracks. A little flaking on the blue chevron stripe, otherwise wonderful. I have another identical that I will be listing.
Vintage turquoise blue glass ashtray, adrvertising souvenir for gas station & oil collectors or ashtray collectors. Chevron Logo. Red white and blue imprint. States: " CHEVRON Dealer CAL LARRY 1220 Broadway KE 3-9664". Measures 4" diameter. No chips or cracks. A little scratching on the blue chevron stripe, otherwise wonderful. I have another identical that I will be listing.
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Unusual set by Lefton China, #2387. Rectangular covered cigarette box with two ashtrays inside. A scene of a pretty french girl sitting at a cafe in the park. Hand painted with a low sheen matte like finish. No chips, original Lefton foil sticker. There is a very small hairline crack on the corner lid of the cigarette box. Barely noticeable. Email me if you like to see a closeup. Boc measures 4" x 5 1/2".
This hand blown abstract dish looks kind of like an ashtray but would make a great candy dish also. Clear square shape with random bold ribbons of black and red. Measures 6 1/4" square. Looks like a Higgins piece but is not signed. PERFECT condition!
A wonderful clear glass souvenir ashtray with a frosted intaglio profile of a significant person, which may be an emperor, king or such. (Not familiar with France royalty) He wears a crown and holds a ceptor which actually looks like a plum on the end of a fork! Says AUX DUCS DE BOURGOGNE PARIS 2 PLACE d'ANVERS TEL TRUD 35 21. Measures 4 3/8" square with rounded off corners and is made of heavy glass. Nice with the exception of one small smoothed out chip on the bottom...
A wonderful vintage hand blown art glass ashtray from Murano Italy. The clown is quite colorful and holds a ashtary of blue and white spatter encased with clear glass. Stands on two black feet. Measures almost 6" tall and has a width of 5 3/4". Perfect condition with no scratches,chips or damages. See some of my other vintage art glass clown items I will be listing. 1950's era.
"Sex Relieves tension" is the caption on this vintage Paula figurine / ashtray. Popular in the 1970's, these adorably tacky statues made their way into the hearts of many collectors. These are similar to the Russ W Berries figurines in many ways with one essential difference: Paula figurines are made of wood then coated with a thin plastic resin. The bottoms reveal the natural wood. felt like paper on the bottom of this one. This one is stamped, dated 1972 AW-37 and measures 4.50" tall...
Nice large crystal ashtray with the cut intaglio monogram initial "H" with laurel leaves. Monogram cut from the back side. Measures 7 1/2" diameter, six sides and the rests are large enough to accomidate cigars. Pristine condition. Would make a wonderful gift.
Beautifully decorated Vintage Porcelain Silent Butler, also used for crumbs. Measuring approximately a little over 5 1/2" wide, and stands about 3" tall. The Silent Butler features a large colorful Rococo romancing type scene. Beautiful turquoise coloring accented with detailed gold gilt trim. No hallmark on the bottom, just the number-"C9 355". May be from the 1940"s? Looks like one of the Kalk ones, but not marked so, and it may be Lefton...
Dainty gold or amber intaglio cut salt dip. These are usually Czechoslovakia or European in origin. Originally most of these have been discovered to have been ashtray's but are also collected as salt dips as seen in the Florence collectors guide on 5,000 open salts. Ground polished bottom. This measures 2 1/4" in diameter. Nice condition, with an exception of a micro size chip that can be felt only with your fingernail. Most like this are turn of the century - 1920's.
Amazing that this set is still in it's original box with lid. This set of 4 glass ashtrays are a souvenir from Flagstaff Arizona. Each of the ashtrays are identical and have a picture of a Native American woman on a horse. Each ashray measures 3" in diameter and has a green felt back. Original price on the box shows where the set brand new, once sold for $1.50 at some gift shop. Selling as a set.Like new, and I don't think they have ever been used.