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Silent Butler (Portable Ashtray)

Silent Butler (Portable Ashtray)

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Object Name
Other Terms
Ashtray; Smoking Equipment
date ashtray made; date pouch made
ca 1950
place made
United States: Connecticut, Meriden
United States: Missouri, Saint Louis
Physical Description
gold plate (overall material)
fabric, synthetic (pouch material)
overall, ashtray: 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.6675 cm x 4.7625 cm
overall, cover: 1/4 in x 3 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in;.635 cm x 7.9375 cm x 6.6675 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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