Demon Mask Matchsafe, 1884
This is a Matchsafe. It was manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company. It is dated 1884 and we acquired it in 1982. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Its dimensions are
4 x 3.3 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/16 x 3/8 in. )
It has the following markings
lion, anchor, G, STERLING, all stamped on bezel; 390, date letter "Q", both stamped on reverse bezel.
Cite this object as
Demon Mask Matchsafe, 1884; Manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company (United States); USA; silver; 4 x 3.3 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 5/16 x 3/8 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1982-23-1371