The ashtray is very self explanatory, but a premium cigar ashtray is is not like an ordinary ashtray. Cigar ashtrays feature large bowls to hold a cigars often huge ash that can easily pile up. These ashtrays also feature grooves that can hold cigars.
Cigar ashtrays come in may different shapes, sizes and usually two materials. Porcelain makes for a good medium, porcelain is strong and mostly durable but can break and chip. Lead Crystal is the premiere medium for ashtrays, lead crystal is highly durable and can withstand almost any fall.