This very interesting Whiting Silver match safe (vesta) has an engraved owl, scroll and stylized palmette decoration to the front, engraved floral decoration to reverse.
Maker: Frank M. Whiting Co., North Attleboro, Massachusetts
Marks: W (within radiating circle), STERLING, 22
Size: 2-1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
Weight: .90 ounce
Condition: Minor surface scratching, denting along sides and corners
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