A neat solid silver matchbook cover in a lovely engine turned design, featuring columns of stripes, with a circular empty cartouche in the centre. The push button opens the cover to reveal a gilt washed interior with clear hallmarks for the Birmingham Assay Office with a date mark for 1924 and Lion Passant indicating sterling silver. The makers mark is also visible for Deakin & Francis Ltd.
Condition: In nice antique condition. There are some very small surface dents to the cover commensurate with the age of the item which we mention for accuracy.
Hallmarks and maker's marks: Birmingham 1924 by Deakin & Francis
Measurements: 6.5 cm x 4.6 cm
Weight: 41.5 grams
Weights and measurements are approximate