Antique Sterling Silver Match Safe by Watrous Mfg Co.

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 2891

  • This Antique Edwardian era Sterling Silver Match Safe Features Beautiful Art Nouveau Repousse design and has Gilded interior. 
  • Circa 1900  - 1910
  • Made by Watrous Mfg Co in Wallingford Ct. 
  • Stamped Sterling with Makers Mark
  • Condition:  Good - item has some scratching/dings and has a slight gap when shut but the hinge is in fine working condition and the case does not have any splitting in the seams. 
  • Size:  2 1/2 x 1 3/8 "
  • Weight:  18 grams


For our customers convenience we have adopted standardized condition ratings for our products. Condition ratings provide piece of mind and are a fast and reliable way to determine the condition of an item which can be viewed in the "More Info" tab on the product description page.

The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.