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    A GORHAM COPPER AND SILVER MATCH SAFE
    Gorham Manufacturing Co., Providence, Rhode Island, 1883
    Marks: GORHAM CO., (anchor), 265, P
    2-5/8 inches high (6.7 cm)

    From the Estate of John O. Antonelli

    The match safe with hammered finish to all sides, applied silver branch and leaf to front, match strike to bottom.

    Illustrated:
    Shapiro, Neil and George Sparacio, Gorham Match Safes. Riverdale, New Jersey, International Match Safe Association, 2009, page 48 (for production model).


    Condition Report*: Dent to flange, wear commensurate with age.
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    May, 2014
    8th-10th Thursday-Saturday
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