A bit of a strange one. An ashtray for @sartoriarestaurant designed by Terence Conran in 1998 and made by Hornsea Pottery. The restaurant being based on Savil Row...meant the ashtray takes the shape of tape measure with the name of the restaurant added to either end. A bit of wit very much in Conran's design ethos.
Statement ashtrays very much a Conran Restaurants landmark back in the days when smoking was still acceptable in public. We've all read about people stealing the Q shaped ashtrays from Quaglino's in the early nineties...makes me think, who got this one, out