"Charles Baker & Company's Stores: Match & Pin Box" Matchsafe, ca. 1885
This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by Thomas Turner & Company. It is dated ca. 1885 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is plated metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Its dimensions are
5.4 x 3.1 x .9 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in. )
It has the following markings
T. T. & Co W [Manufacturer's mark] stamped on front of box. (See description and notes.)
Cite this object as
"Charles Baker & Company's Stores: Match & Pin Box" Matchsafe, ca. 1885; Manufactured by Thomas Turner & Company ; England; plated metal; 5.4 x 3.1 x .9 cm (2 1/8 x 1 1/4 x 3/8 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1982-23-1