A Silver-Mounted Sandstone Match-Holder

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MAKER'S MARK APPARENTLY 'T.N.', ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1890

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A Silver-Mounted Sandstone Match-Holder

Maker's mark apparently 'T.N.', St Petersburg, circa 1890

Carved as a mushroom, on gadrooned base, the cap inset with a circular match-holder and mounted with a small model of a frog, marked under base, in a silk and velvet lined wood box stamped 'Faberge'

4? in. (10.5 cm.) high