Knox Porcelain Co. Ashtray
||Knox Porcelain Co. ashtray #1
(arc) KNOX PORCELAIN CORPColors:
Clear glass with an applied white label and blue ink.Dimensions:
3" diameber of outside circleIt is ironic that a porcelain company would distribute a glass ashtray.
The items show, starting at the top left, are a lightbulb fixture, a fuse holder, a light switch, a split knob, a wall tube, a neon tube insulator, a spool with bracket, a wireholder, a suspension insulator, a pintype porcelain insulator, and an electrical outlet.
|Knox Ashtray #2
Clear glass with a brown and cream colored applied label.Dimensions:
5 x 3-3/4", 1" tallAge:
Unknown at this time but three factors should help narrow it down. A search of 2 Knox and 2 Joslyn catalogs has not revealed a stock number of 3-8157. The address of "Knoxville 1, Tenn." indicates a manufacturing date before zip codes and two letter state abbreviations. The wireholder shown in the picture had a long span of use but finding its introductory date would help.
This page created November 28, 2001
Updated August 19, 2002