Female Mask and Butterflies Matchsafe
This is a matchsafe. It was manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing 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
7.8 x 5 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 13/16 in. )
It has the following markings
Lion passant, anchor, G, all stamped on bezel.
Cite this object as
Female Mask and Butterflies Matchsafe; Manufactured by Gorham Manufacturing Company (United States); USA; silver; 7.8 x 5 x 2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 15/16 x 13/16 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-1304