This is a c. 1895 match safe with a different bright cut foliate design on each side. The bezel is marked "sterling", "22R" plus the Whiting Mfg. Co., Providence, RI mark. Its approximately 2 5/8 x 1 1/4 inches with a striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring.
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