DescriptionFOUR GORHAM SILVER AND SILVER GILT MATCH SAFES, Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1897-1898
Marks to all: (lion-anchor-G), STERLING, (date mark), B5; B6; B7; 1230
2-3/8 inches high (6.0 cm) (rectangular safe)
5.10 troy ounces
From the Estate of John O. Antonelli
The rectangular match safe monogrammed WHL to front, silver gilt to interior, match strike to bottom; the shaped match safe monogrammed CWN to front, silver gilt to interior, match strike to bottom; the rounded match safe with beveled sides, monogrammed JRL to front, silver gilt to interior, match strike to bottom; the shaped match safe with beveled sides, monogrammed CG to front, dated 10.26.'04 to verso with a chased lyre, silver gilt to interior, match strike to bottom.
Dent to the upper left corner of the match safe monogrammed CWN, otherwise all with surface scratches commensurate with age.
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