American sterling silver match safe or vesta with applied cattail decorations, marked B. & F. Sterling, c.1890.
This elegant match safe is monogrammed AAF on the back, the vesta measures 2 3/8" long, 1 3/8" wide and weighs 19.7 grams.
The excellent original condition with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering. The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.