Daum France Ashtray Vintage Crystal Signed Art Glass Ashtray / Bowl

Beautiful, curvy four sided, signed Daum France ashtray with two cut-out cigarette rests crafted of fine clear lead crystal. The cut-outs / rests are just under ½" (1.2 cm) wide, so I think they are too narrow for most cigars. As with most clear crystal Daum pieces, the play of light on this piece is exquisite.
Length is about 5½" (13.9 cm) Width is about 4¼" (10.7 cm) Height is about 2½" (6.3 cm)
This ashtray was used - first, years ago for its intended purpose, then later as a decorative bowl ... holding various items, from gilt acorns to wrapped chocolates - and it does have a few scuffs on the base (shown in photo #8) and a few very tiny flakes on the cut edge of both cigarette rests (shown in photos #9 and #10). One felt pad had a dark splotch on the adhesive side which can be seen through the glass ... not noticeable when the bowl is holding something (of course, these pads can be removed). There is one area with a small squiggly scratch on the side which is shown in the last two photos.
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