Antique Bronze Cylindrical Figural Match Safe/Vesta

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 3216

  • This Antique Bronze Cylindrical Match Safe/Vesta Features Beautiful Victorian era Design with Dancing Cherubs and Two Men Fencing on the lid.
  • Brass Striker 
  • Circa 1850 - 1900
  • Unbranded
  • Condition:  Good - item has some light tarnish and a small ding on one side but does not have any splits or tears. The hinge assembly is in good working condition and the lid shuts tight and does not open on its own but there is a gap on one side due to slight bend in the lid all of which can be seen in the photos. 
  • Size:  2 1/4 x 7/8" 
  • Weight:  1.3 oz. 


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

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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.