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Carved wood matchsafe, Switzerland

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Color: tan
Dimensions: 2 1/2 by 1 1/4 inches
Manufacturer Date: late 1800's
Quality: Very good
Quantity: 1
Price: $ 35
Vendors Item# 0812 (Please use this number referring to this item)

Item Description:

Beautiful hand-carved souvenir matchsafe from the RigiKulm mountain in Switzerland.  Top swivels to side to reveal striker (striker worn from use), then slides open to show matches.  Carving on top says "Rigikulm" on a banner over mountain wildflowers.  Measures 2 1/2 by 1 1/4 inches.  Dates from the late 1800's, in nice condition, no chips or cracks in the wood carving.  Wood is light in color may be fruitwood.  Free domestic shipping.


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Vendor Contact Information:
Mary Isabella Dolls and Antiques
Contact: Catherine McCausland
PO Box 320126
San Francisco, CA  94132 USA
Phone: 415-587-7933     
cathylaird@sbcglobal.net
http://www.tace.com/vendors/maryisabella.html
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