Match safes are becoming more and more popular as collectibles. With some research and careful shopping, the new collector can enjoy a lifelong hobby that may very well appreciate in value as well. This match safe is a great addition to any collection, for the sophisticated investor or the novice. The fact that this is Tiffany & Co, Numbered, and Sterling, all make it a wonderful find.
Maker: Tiffany & Co., New York, New York.
Marks: TIFFANY & CO., STERLING, 5611M7257
Size: 1-7/8 inches high (4.8 cm)
Weight: 1.2 ounces (gross)
Condition: Minor surface scratching.
Description: The hand hammered match safe with applied copper inscription WW, 1880, gilt interior, hinged lid, match strike to bottom.
Condition: Minor surface scratching
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