Thu, Jun 28, 2018 10:00AM EDT
American, ca 1891. A sterling silver stamp case in the form of a sealed envelope addressed to Mrs. W.R. Palmer / Springfield / Ill. with enameled stamp, the interior marked Sterling / Pat June 21-90. With chain attachments including a cross marked 1886; case ht. 1 1/4, wd. 1 in.
Although not marked for Gorham, this match safe shares characteristics with others that were marked for Gorham, and also shares the same patent date as those marked for Gorham.