Off-white, ceramic ashtray. It is round with the outside edge sloping towards the centre. The sides are grooved with 4 lines creating a step effect. Regularly spaced along the edge are 3 protruding triangles with edges perpendicular to the base. The top of these triangles has a half-cylindrical groove. The centre of the object has a half-spherical depression. The TEAL logo of a stylised bird takes up the central space. It is white with the section above it printed green and below it blue. "TEAL" is in white beneath the logo. The underside is hollow.
Tasman Empire Airways Limited. Ashtray [Teal], 2004.398. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).