Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898

This is a c. 1898 match safe featuring an image of Cupid with Butterfly based on a painting by the famous French Academic painter William Bouguereau on one side. The reverse has an edge design with cherubs and a center cartouche with a monogram. The bezel is marked "Sterling", "B1305" plus the maker's mark for Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI. The interior is gold gilded. Its approximately 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 inches with a striker the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring, has a couple of small corner bruises. Its a sturdy match safe weighing 1.2 ounces.

Item ID: 3796

Cupid with Butterfly motif match safe, sterling by Gorham Mfg. Co., based on painting by William Bouguereau, B1305, c. 1898

$379 USD


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