This match safe features a golfer on one side, the reverse is plain. The bezel has complete Birmingham 1901 sterling hallmarks for Henry Matthews, the inside of the lid has secondary hallmarks. The interior is gold gilted. There is a ring on one edge for attachment to a watch chain and a thumb tab on the edge of the lid. Its approximately 1 7/8 x 1 5/8 inches with a steel saw-tooth blade center striker to the bottom. Excellent condition with a strong lid spring. The match safe is bright and shinny and difficult to photograph.
Golfer motif match safe, sterling by Henry Matthews, 1901 Birmingham hallmarks, gilted interior