Courting Couple Matchsafe, ca. 1895
This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by Simons Bros. & Company. It is dated ca. 1895 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
6.1 x 3.4 x 1 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 3/8 in. )
It has the following markings
STERLING, S.B (partially impressed) stamped on bezel.
Cite this object as
Courting Couple Matchsafe, ca. 1895; Manufactured by Simons Bros. & Company ; USA; silver; 6.1 x 3.4 x 1 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 3/8 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-731