This exceptional antique glass match striker, with sterling silver mount, has a globular form.
The surface of the frosted glass body has a textured finish which composes a match striker and incorporating the impressive applied monogram initials 'CIL'.
The upper portion of this antique glass match striker retains the original, plain hallmarked sterling silver mount.
The mount bears the retailer's mark 'A. Barrett & Sons, 63 & 64 Piccadilly'.
By virtue of its size and weight, this versatile match striker could be utilised as a paperweight.
Maker: Andrew Barret & Sons