This is a c. 1900 gold plated match safe with two dancing nudes on one side, the reverse has a swirl and shell design with a center cartouche. The bezel has the Essex Silver Co., mark along with 3 other marks. Its approximately 2 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
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