Description

    A GILBERT SILVER MATCH SAFE
    F.S. Gilbert, North Attleboro, Massachusetts, circa 1902
    Marks: STERLING G
    2-1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
    .80 ounce

    The shaped match safe with repoussé decoration of a man bowling to front, inscribed to the reverse FIELD DAY, WON BY, D.H. Long, Ht. 5 ft, 2 1/2 in., 6-24-02, gilt interior, hinged lid, match strike to bottom.


    Condition Report*:

    minor surface scratching, splitting to seams, minor dent to back.

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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Small (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2013
    14th Friday
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