This is an unusual c. 1890 figural match safe with an image of a begging dog attached to a working whistle. Its nickel plated brass and is approximately 3 x 1 inch. Originally it had an abrasive paper striker on the inner domed surface. Excellent condition, has some minor plating wear and a small seam gap on one side, see photo.
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