This is a c. 1895 patinated brass Japanese match safe with an image of an Asian lady and child on one side and man on the other. Its approximately 2 3/8 x 1 3/8 inches with a striker on the inside of the lid. Its in excellent condition and retains most of its original patinated finish.
Specializing in Match Safes & Related Items
I specialize in antique match safes/vestas.