29 July 2004
Three ashtrays and a pipe from the S.S. Normandie
a cast pewter ashtray embossed with the S.S. Normandie at sea and the statue of Liberty and the Eiffel Tower, a ceramic ashtray in brown decorated with a bow view of the ship and signed on the bottom "Platon", a "crackle" glazed ceramic ashtray with the ship and the trans-Atlantic route, and a pipe from from the gift shop and engraved "Normandie/Modele depose"
6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) and smaller (4)
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