This is a rather Rare Antique Match Safe or "Vesta"....with the Kate Greenaway motif of a Girl & Boy under an Umbrella, seated on a Fence, surrounded by a Frame of cut branches, Oak Leaves and Acorns...this design is on both sides.
The size is approx. 3"long x 1.5"wide x 1/2"deep, and is in Excellent, almost unused condition!
A striker surface is in bands all around the edges, and the interior metal closure part is very strong and sturdy.
A Rare Match Safe for your collection....in excellent condition...