Sale 21SS01 | Lot 1035

American Sterling Silver Novelty Matchsafe

The Joseph & Miriam Poser Collection of Silver Card Cases, Vesta & Matchsafes

Lot Details

Lot 1035
American Sterling Silver Novelty Matchsafe
William B. Kerr, Newark, New Jersey, circa 1900
Of coiled rattlesnake-form with hinged cover and striker to bottom. Height 2 3/4 inches (7 cm), approximately 18.5 dwt.

Provenance:
Richard H. Jenkins, Canton, CT, December 1985

The Joseph and Miriam Poser Collection


C Estate of Miriam S. Poser

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Generally good condition overall; clearly hallmarked; the cover top engraved "Frank M. Low 1901"; small dent to center of cover; small dents to edge of body; hinge good


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Estimate: $800 - $1,200

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The Joseph & Miriam Poser Collection of Silver Card Cases, Vesta & Matchsafes

Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 10am EST