This is a c. 1898 hidden photo/mistress match safe with a foliate edge design on both sides. The front panel folds out to reveal the photo compartment. The bezel is marked "Sterling" plus the maker's mark for Bassett Jewelry Co., Providence, RI. Its approximately 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 inches with a striker to the hinge edge. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring, has a small dent on the top of the lid.
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