Silent Butler (Portable Ashtray)

Silent Butler (Portable Ashtray)

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Object Name
ashtray
Other Terms
Ashtray; Smoking Equipment
date made
ca 1950
place made
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
Physical Description
gold plate (overall material)
paper (instructions material)
ink (instructions material)
cotton (pouch material)
Measurements
overall, ashtray: 5/8 in x 3 3/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 9.525 cm x 4.7625 cm
overall, cover, folded: 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in;.9525 cm x 6.6675 cm x 6.0325 cm
ID Number
DL.200122.1472
catalog number
200122.1472
accession number
200122
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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