Ashtray [Teal]; Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, closed ...

Name/Title

Ashtray [Teal]

About this object

An iridescent blue aluminium ashtray. The ashtray is round with high sides with three indentations for placing cigarettes. The centre of the ashtray is round and deep. Printed in white on two sides of the ashtray is: 'TEAL / NEW ZEALAND'S INNTERNATIONAL AIRLINE'. On the base is printed: 'SOCTA Vareie / Modello depositato / Made in Italy'.

Maker

Tasman Empire Airways Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1940, closed 1965)

Maker Role

Commissioned by

Maker

S.O.C.T.A.L. (Italy)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Place Made

Varese

Measurements

H 55 L 140 W 140mm (H 2 3/16 L 5 1/2 W 5 1/2")

Subject and Association Keywords

Ashtrays

Subject and Association Keywords

Tasman Empire Airways Limited

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Ashtray/Containers for Smoking & Tobacco/Household Accessories/02 Furnishings/Nomenclature

Object number

2012.695

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