Israel, c.1950s. Maurice Ascalon (1913–2003), a designer and sculptor, is, by some accounts, considered the father of the modern Israeli decorative arts movement. A Rare Example of the Populuxe Ashtray. Hammered Solid Brass Sculptural Ashtray, Verso is a Snail. Slotted Edge. Wonderfully Adaptable. Good Weight. Numbered, Impressed Mark.
W: 4 x D: 4 x H: 3 in.