An antique c1900 late Victorian or Edwardian period novelty silver plate vesta case with matchstriker in the form of the detailed head of a cockerel or rooster with glass eyes. It stands 2 in (51 mm) high and has a maximum with of 2.25 in (57 mm) and when the two halves of the beak are squeezed, the vesta springs open.
The matchstriker is on the underside of the base. It is in very good condition with no damage with only expected light wear to the plate commensurate with age and use. A lovely vesta which would make a great addition to anyones collection, display or for use etc........ This item is in the category "Collectables\Tobacciana & Smoking Supplies\Vesta Cases". The seller is "bizzy-lizzy99" and is located in this country: GB.This item can be shipped worldwide.