Seated Winged Female Matchsafe, ca. 1900
This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by William B. Kerr & Company. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Its dimensions are
5.7 x 4 x 1 cm (2 1/4 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in. )
It has the following markings
STERLING 1197 and maker's mark on bezel.
Cite this object as
Seated Winged Female Matchsafe, ca. 1900; Manufactured by William B. Kerr & Company (United States); USA; silver; 5.7 x 4 x 1 cm (2 1/4 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-438