Title BREYERS ICE CREAM ASHTRAY - Pre 1951.
Seller ID 50-0069
Ceramic. Hexagonal (6-sided). 4 1/2 - 4 3/4 d. The center has an oval green line outlined in a thinner line of orange within which is Eat Breyers [within green leaf in red] Ice Cream all ways in orange letters. The glaze is a creamy ivory with silver trim on the outer & inner rims. 3 molded cigarette rests. The bottom carries the slogan (in silver letters): Consistently Superior Since 1866within a silver ring surrounding New York Philadelphia Washington Newark. The Eat Breyers Ice Cream all ways slogan was used at least as early as 1930 and into the early 1950s. The color, shape, absence of ribs between the rests, & backstamp all pre-date the anniversay ashtrays first issued in 1951 and thereafter. Minor wear to silver rims o/w Fine.