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Lot 0364
Various Makers
vintage match safes: group of six
sterling silver
stamped marks
largest: 1 7/8"w x 2 5/8"h


Upper left: Lid is missing hinged element and comes off. Engraved HWS monogram. Good condition overall with light dents. Upper middle: English silver example by W.E. Houlston of Birmingham, 1907. Engraved AW monogram. Very good condition with a small ding at bottom edge. Upper right: Gorham Mfg. Co. Numbered 655. Engraved floral decoration to one side, engraved Christ Alt. / Jan. 1 '96

on the other. Good condition with light surface scratches and a couple of minor dings. Lower left: James E. Blake Co. Numbered 1253. Engraved KK monogram. Good condition with inside with damage from the match heads. Lower middle: Stamped sterling only. Engraved LCR monogram. Good condition with a light dent. Lower right: Obscure maker's mark, retailed by Shreves & Hodges Co. Numbered 10. Engraved FLD monogram. Good condition with damage from the match heads to the interior. Closure needs some light adjustment. ~5.29 ozt. total weight.

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Various Makers vintage match safes: group of six

Estimate $200 - $300Jun 24, 2018
Oak Park, IL, USA