This is an extremely collectible Sterling silver match safe that features busts of five very important people of the time; President McKinley, Admiral Dewey, Captain Sigabee, General Miles and the Hon. Fitzhugh Lee. I especially like the very detailed faces as well as the eagle above them. It is Mauser Model 42. Nicely bordered on both sides. The reverse with a monogrammed shield on a lovely feather or fern. Well-shaped. Hinged lid, match strike to bottom. All told, very much worth your consideration.
Country of Origin: United States.
Manufacturer: The Mauser Manufacturing Company, New York, New York
Marks: (M-unicorn), STERLING, 4102 Monogram to reverse on shield.
Size: 2 1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
Weight: 0.9 ounce
Condition: Good to Very Good, with minor surface scratches and dents, visible seams.
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