This is a c. 1900 gold plated match safe with a foliate and diagonally fluted design, both sides the same. The bezel is marked "Essex" and "105." Essex is a trademark of Courvoisier-Wilcox Mfg. Co., New York, NY. Its approximately 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
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