This is a rare and exceptional piece. The shaped match safe has a dragon fly design set with rubies and a sapphire. It is Sterling silver and silver gilt. The reverse is monogrammed TWBS. The lid hinges work well, and open to a gilt interior. There is a match strike at the bottom.
Country of Origin: United States.
Manufacturer: Fairchild & Co., New York, New York
Marks: F, STERLING, 80
Size: 2-1/2 inches high (6.4 cm)
Weight: 0.91 troy ounces
Condition: Repair at seam of flange, minor surface scratches commensurate with age.