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Match Safes
Match Safes

Match safes were designed to be carried in the pocket. Early matches were made with phosphorus and could ignite unexpectedly. The matches were safely stored in the tightly closed container. Match safes were made in sterling silver, plated silver, or other metals. The English call these "vesta boxes." Match safes were often given by stores as advertising premiums.

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Match SafesMr. PunchCast Iron, Holding Feather Pen & Inkwell, Cast Iron, Zimmerman, Illustrated2008Login / Create Account for Price
Match SafesAlley SloperNickel Plated Brass, Pushbottom Release, C.1890, Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
Match SafesOwlBrass, Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
Match SafesArt NouveauWoman's Profile & Flowers, Sterling Silver, C.1900, Illustrated2007Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesA Match For You At Any Time Brass, Nickel Plate, Match, Initials, 1 3/8 x 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesAlligator Sterling Silver, Mouth Hinged Lid, Gilt, Shiebler, c.1900, 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesCherubs Molded, Art Nouveau, Silver, Wm. B. Kerr & Co., c.1900, 2 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesCompliments Of Castleberg Jewelers Washington, D.C., Silver, 3 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesCopper Spider Silver, Hammered Finish, Hinged Lid, c.1890, 2 1/4 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesEnamel Flowers Silver, Hinged Lid, Scroll, Bottom Strike,1898, 2 3/8 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesEnamel 18K Tiffany Gold, Cobalt Blue, Chased Leaves, Hinged Lid, c.1900, 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesFish Aquatic Scene, Oriental Style, Sterling Silver, Gorham, 2 5/8 x 1 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesFlowers & Scroll Silver, 15 Garnet Stars, Repousse, Gilt, Hinged Lid, c.1900, 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesGirl With Flowing Hair Sterling Silver, Embossed, Art Nouveau, 2 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesGold Medal Flour Washburn-Crosby Co., Flour Sack, Silver, 3 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesHardstone 18K Gold, Enamel, Celtic Dragon Design, Stones, c.1900, 2 3/8 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesHidden Photo Scrolling Leaves, Center Oval For Photo, Battin,1896, 2 1/4 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesHorse Head Figural, Nickel Plate, 2 1/4 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesHorse Head Sterling Silver, Embossed, Flowers, Swirls, Round Top, 2 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesKing Albert High Grade Cigars, Silver, Whitehead & Hoag, 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesMother & Child Swinging, Dolphins & Dragons, Sterling Silver,1946, 2 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesNeptune 2 Dolphins, Sterling Silver, Monogram, 2 5/8 x 1 5/8 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesNude Woman Bat Wings, Silver Repousse, Inscribed, Hinged Lid, c.1905, 2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesPresident Harrison Figural, Profile, 2 1/2 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price
 Match SafesRampant Lion Coat Of Arms, 18K Gold, Auspice Christo, T.B. Starr, 1 3/4 In.2017Login / Create Account for Price


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