American, ca. 1904. A match safe commemorating the 1904 St. Louis, MO World's fair in the shape of a whiskey flask, the top section covered in leather and the lower section silverplated, one side depicting and embossed Cascade Gardens / St. Louis, the other side embossed World's Fair 1904, safe opens front to back, silver marked STERLINE; ht. 2 3/4, wd. 1 1/2 in.
Some wear to leather and patina where metal meets leather.