This is a c. 1890 match safe advertising "Georges White Seal Codfish, Parmenter & Co, Gloucester, Mass." Its made of gutta percha or an early thermoplastic material and its still retains its original white highlights. The design of the safe is identical to those produced by The Gutta Percha & Rubber Mfg. Co., New York, NY. Its approximately 2 7/8 x 1 1/4 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition, no cracks, chips or splits.
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