Medallion Decoration Matchsafe, 1885–95
This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by George W. Shiebler. It is dated 1885–95 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
4.9 x 3 x 1.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 9/16 in. )
It has the following markings
Maker's mark (S in circle with wings), STERLING 48 C, all stamped on bezel.
Cite this object as
Medallion Decoration Matchsafe, 1885–95; Manufactured by George W. Shiebler & Co. (American, 1876 - 1910); USA; silver; 4.9 x 3 x 1.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 9/16 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-827