Antique sterling silver vesta or match safe in the form of a Scientific American newspaper with enameled stamp and post mark, by Inos Richardson. It is stamped but it the mark is vague. Made in New York around 1890. The vesta measures 2 3/8" long, 1 1/8" wide, and 1/2" thick. It is in excellent condition with only the tiniest bit of enamel missing from the post mark stamp. Antiques of River Oaks guarantees all items as described and photographed.