Match safes were used for advertising frequently around the turn of the century. Some, like this, had very nice scenes; others were relatively plain. I can find nothing on Rintelman's Cafe, so it was probably a small local establishment. We are dating it to between 1864-1925 (when Union Hill was incorporated).
Country of Origin: United States.
Unmarked, except for advertisement.
Circa: 1864 - 1925.
Condition: The overall condition is as you would expect from an object of substantial age that has been displayed/handled/used, usually over the lifetimes of several owners.
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