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Large Vintage Copper Railway Platform Ashtrays - Priced Individually - SKU 27

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Large Vintage Copper Railway Platform Ashtrays

R1,200.00 each

KEY FEATURES

  • Solid copper
  • Rare vintage items
  • Removable top for cleaning
  • Weighted bottom for stability
  • A pair available, priced individually


A beautiful piece of railwayana from the early days of commuter travel on South African Railways. Conjuring images of steam engines and wooden railway carriages.

Large Vintage Copper Railway Platform Ashtrays Description

These are very unusual, old, large standing ashtrays dating from a bygone era when smoking was commonplace. They either would have been found on railway platforms or in a railway station for commuters to use to extinguish cigarettes while they waited for a train. They’re solid copper and have a particulary interesting shape so in addition to appealing to collectors of railway memorabilia they’d make oustanding decor pieces for a variety of settings.

Whilst these ashtrays are functional items they’re far too attractive and interesting to be used for their intended purpose. With their design and history they’re probably more suited for use as decorative pieces.

Large Vintage Copper Railway Platform Ashtrays Specifications

Solid copper
Height: 61 cm
Diameter: 21 cm
Weight: approximately 10 kg

These Vintage Railway Platform Ashtrays can be collected from our saleroom located in Monteseel, Inchanga, just outside Hillcrest, Durban. If required, delivery can be arranged. Please enquire for details at info@eastcoastdecor.co.za


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https://www.eastcoastdecor.co.za/product/large-vintage-copper-railway-platform-ashtrays/


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East Coast Decor

Antique Home Furnishings & Decor

https://www.eastcoastdecor.co.za/

15 Albert St, Inchanga, Outer West Durban, 3670

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