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Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 10:00 AM CDT

Jewelry, Silver & Objects of Vertu

Sale 7 Lot 407

Battin & Co.
match safe / vesta, #252, decorated with a devil's face with hidden themes of nude maidens, racing horses and playing cards
Newark, New Jersey
sterling silver
stamped marks
together with a contemporary example by Wallace for the International Match Safe Association (I.M.S.A.) convention held in Miami Florida, January 2009, limited edition 5/22
each: 1 9/16"w x 2 5/16"l

Provenance:
Property from the Collection of Governor Jim Thompson, Chicago, Illinois

Estimate $400-600

Sold for $650