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    A Whiting Silver Match Safe, New York, New York, circa 1890
    Marks: (W-griffin), STERLING, 1675
    2-1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
    1.00 troy ounce

    FROM THE ESTATE OF JOHN O. ANTONELLI

    The shaped match safe with IN ME YOU'LL ALWAYS FIND A MATCH acid-etched to the front surrounded sinuous vines, match strike to bottom.


    Condition Report*:

    Medium wear to the match strike, very light pin dents and surface scratches indicative of use, age and polishing.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2016
    12th Tuesday
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