This is a c. 1895 brass, figural match safe in the shape of a horse head with a cigar cutter. There is a lever under the neck that activates the cutter, the end of the cigar is inserted into the horse's mouth. The match safe is approximately 2 5/8 x 1 inch with a striker on the end. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
Figural horse head match safe with cigar cutter, brass, c. 1895 very unusual