This is a c. 1900 match safe with a Christmas theme of holly and berries, both sides the same. The bezel is marked "Sterling", "6209" plus the maker's mark for Whiting Mfg. Co., North Attleboro, MA. Its approximately 2 5/8 x 1 3/8 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
Christmas holly and berries motif match safe, sterling by Whiting Mfg. Co., c. 1900