Auction # 32 Closing Tuesday - September 25th, 2018 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 145
Auction Local Time: Nov 20, 2018 13:01:08 EST
1933-34 Chicago World's Fair Clay Ashtray made from sand taken from the exposition site with a bronze metal insert in the center. The insert pictures the Star of Arcturus logo with "1833" above and "1934 Souvenir A Century of Progress Chicago". There is a paper label attached to the green felt bottom that states that this ashtray "Contains Sand Taken from Lake Michigan at the World's Fair Grounds". Uncommon. Size: 3 1/4" diameter by 3/4" high. Condition: Very Fine, some cracks in the clay, slight age toning on the bronze, some staining on the felt and the paper label has a small piece missing.