Sale 21SS01 | Lot 1041

Unger Bros. Sterling Silver Matchsafe

Catalogue: The Joseph & Miriam Poser Collection of Silver Card Cases, Vesta & Matchsafes
Unger Bros. Sterling Silver Matchsafe

Lot Details

Lot 1041
Unger Bros. Sterling Silver Matchsafe
First quarter 20th century
Shaped rectangular with portrait of an Indian chief in relief, with hinged cover and striker to bottom. Height 2 3/8 inhces (6 cm), approximately 12.9 dwt.

Provenance:
Richard H. Jenkins, Canton, CT, February 1986

The Joseph and Miriam Poser Collection


C Estate of Miriam S. Poser

Estimate: $500 - $700
Sold for $567 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Good condition overall; cleraly hallmarked; good detail to decoration; hinge good and tight; reverse with script monogram "PBE"; cover corner and bottom with small pin point dents; the side of the hinge with small hole probably from lost ring


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Estimate: $500 - $700
Sold for $567 (includes buyer's premium)

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

Thu, Feb 25, 2021 at 10am EST