Silver 1890s Hunting Scene Match Safe

Silver 1890s Hunting Scene Match Safe


Beautiful and rare antique silver match box for wooden matches depicting a hunting in tall grass with his dogs on point and birds in flight.

It is marked G.Silver, or German silver. Vintage match safes were generally carried in a man's vest or coat with wooden matches and preceded the invention of the match book around 1910.

The top is hinged spring loaded for opening and closing and features a ribbed striker on its bottom and the original owner's initials script monogrammed. 

England Circa 1890s

1.5" W by 3.5" H

Excellent Vintage Condition

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