Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885

This is a c. 1885 mixed metal match safe with an applied sterling flowering tree and beetle on copper, the reverse is plain with engraved initials. The bezel is marked "Y99" plus "Gorham Co.", (Providence, RI). Its approximately 2 x 1 inch with a striker to the bottom, It has a beautiful, soft aged patina. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring, has a couple of pin head dings.

Item ID: 3609

Applied flowering tree & beetle motif match safe, mixed metal, copper and sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., mfg. no. Y99, c. 1885

$350 USD

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