Vintage Art Deco Mid Century Ashtray with Nude Flying Goddess. Base is made of bakelite by the Harry Davies / Daka-Ware Company of Chicago. Goddess is chrome plated metal alloy. The ashtray is designed with 14 grooves for resting cigarettes and cigars, at the front is a slot for holding a book of matches. The Goddess is a chrome plated metal alloy with arms back and flowing hair, designed after the hood ornaments from classic cars of the 1940 and 1950s. Measures about 5″ wide by 5″ tall. Great condition, some small pitting on the chrome plating.
Bottom reads: The Tops in Ash Trays by Daka-Ware
Chicago Made in U.S.A. Pat Pend.