Vesta or match safe in the form of a boot - For Sale
Vesta or match safe in the form of a boot
Before the invention of ''safety'' matches, vestas or match safes held matches ''safely'' in one''s pocket, lest the matches would ignite while being carried. The figural ones are quite collectible. This brass vesta is in the shape of a boot, circa 1880. $310. We accept VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER, and AMERICAN EXPRESS. We are happy to send items on approval. ALL MERCHANDISE HAS A FULL MONEY BACK GUARANTEE.