This is a c. 1900 match safe with a rose motif that extends to the lid, the reverse is plain with an engraved cartouche. The bezel is marked "sterling", "3" plus the D. J. Mahoney, New York, NY mark. Its approximately 2 1/2 x 1 3/8 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
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