This is a c. 1895 brass figural match safe in the shape of a rocking horse. There is a loop in the saddle area for attachment to a chain. Its approximately 2 3/4 x 1 3/8 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition except for a small dent on the right hind quarter and numerous pin head dings to the bottom.
Figural rocking horse match safe, brass, c. 1895