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Bowlers Matchsafe, ca. 1910

This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by F.S. Gilbert. It is dated ca. 1910 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Carol B. Brener and Stephen W. Brener. It is credited Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener.

Its dimensions are

6.6 x 3.9 x 179 cm (2 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 70 1/2 in. )

It has the following markings

STERLING G stamped on front and reverse bezels.

Cite this object as

Bowlers Matchsafe, ca. 1910; Manufactured by F.S. Gilbert ; USA; silver; 6.6 x 3.9 x 179 cm (2 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 70 1/2 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-179

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