1931 Syria Shrine Temple
Cigarette Holder and Ashtray
Pictured above is a Cigarette Holder and Ashtray. On front
“Syria Temple A.A.O.N.M.S., Testimonial Dinner, Feb. 27, 1931, Thomas M. Heard
Jr., Potentate.” Gold lettering trim and Shrine insignia, black top, middle
band on base, red band beneath lid. 6 1/8” high. Base is 4 15/16” in
diameter. Photo 1 shows the cigarette holder in the open position. When the
top is released, a spring pushes the cigarette holder up. Other three photos
are of it in the closed position. Pristine condition. No damage at all.
A special "Thank You" to Brother
Fred Lowstetter for sharing the pictures and description of this wonderful piece
with our museum!