This figural match safe in the form of Sarah Bernhardt wearing a scarf over her head is rarely seen. My mother used to speak about Sarah Bernhardt with near awe and respect. It is beautifully detailed and shows her profile on both sides. It has a hinged lid and match strike to bottom.
Country Of Origin: United States.
Manufacturer: Howard Sterling Co., Providence, Rhode Island
Marks: (shamrock), STERLING
Size: 2-1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
Weight: 1.2 ounces
Condition: Minor surface scratching, lid slightly sprung. In Good to Very Good Antique Condition.
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