Lot 54

THE SPHINX
Moulded pressed glass ashtray in triangular shape marked Le Sphinx, 31 bd Edgard-Quinet, Montparnasse. Trace of a pharaoh's bust in the background. On the reverse, marked Reau, 9 rue Fontaine au Roi, Paris.
Art-Deco period.
14 x 14 x 14 cm
Wear and tear and small scratches

LE SPHINX, a famous Parisian luxury brothel, was open from 1931 to 1946.