This is a c. 1895 miniature figural match safe in the shape of a shoe. The top is marked "RdNo72" and there is a loop on the end for attachment to a chain. There are no silver marking but it test for high grade 900-925 silver. Its approximately 1 3/8 x 3/8 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition.
Miniature figural shoe match safe, 900-925 silver, Rd. No. 723, c. 1895