Vintage Americana Hotel New York Ashtray and Matchbook
Vintage ashtray and matchbook from the Americana Hotel in New York City, sold seperately.
This vintage glass ashtray features an "A" in the center of a metallic gold starburst on a white background. There are 2 ashtrays available, both are in good vintage condition with small chips on the inner rim. Each ashtray measures 3.75 inches in diameter x .75 inches tall.
There are also 3 matchbooks available, 1 unused and 2 lightly used (1-3 matches missing per book. The front of the white matchbook features the same "A" in the center of a metallic gold starburst to match the ashtray. The back reads "Americana of New York" alongside the hotel's address with an illustration of the property above it.
The Americana Hotel opened in 1962 as a convention hotel with over 2000 rooms. It was the largest hotel built in New York since the opening of the Waldorf-Astoria in 1931. It was built to serve the large crowds for the 1964 New York World Fair as well as the business and convention market. Today, it is the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel
This is a vintage item in vintage condition. There might be slight variation in color, condition and/or number of matches used. By purchasing, you are accepting this item "as is" and understand it is not available for a refund or exchange online or in store.