Sterling Silver Vesta Case with Motto Chester Antique c1904.

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PRA06600

Sterling Silver Vesta Case with Motto Chester Antique c1904.

This sterling silver vesta or match case was assayed in Chester in c1904. It bears a family crest and motto to the front which translates as 'my hope is in god'. It is offered in good original condition although the steel striker on the underside is mostly rusted away.

Dimensions: 5.2 x 4 x 1.2 cm or 2 x 1.6 x 0.5 inches.

Weight: 33.1 grams or 21.3 penny weight.