No. 393 F. & A.M.
This beautiful cobalt blue
tobacco jar commemorates the 45th Anniversary (1867-1912) of Vaux Lodge No.
393 F. & A.M. of Philadelphia, Pa. Richard Vaux was a Grand Master
for the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania for whom this Lodge was named. One
panel depicts a portrait of Richard Vaux and another panel names the three
principle Officers of the Lodge. This piece stands 6 3/4 inches tall and
measures 4 1/4 inches in diameter at the base.
"Thanks" to Brother Steve Kapp (kalbo on eBay) for submitting the
pictures of his wonderful Tobacco Jar. Steve is a Master Mason and a
Masonic Collector who is affiliated with the below listed Masonic bodies:
Lodge No. 105, Angeles City, Philippines
Cavite York Rite, Cavite, Philippines
Okinawa Scottish Rite, Okinawa, Japan (Valley of Okinawa and Guam) Aloha
Temple, Honolulu, Hawaii