This is a 1888 English match safe/vesta with all over engraved designs. The design wraps around to the sides, top and bottom. The edge of the lid has a thumb lift. The bezel has complete Chester 1888 sterling hallmarks plus the maker mark for Charles Saunders and Frank Shepherd. Its approximately 2 x 1 1/2 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
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