Cool 1880's Bar Room Table Match Holder from the Famous Russell House in Detroit, Michigan
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Cool 1880's Bar Room Table Match Holder from the Famous Russell House in Detroit, Michigan

Code: advf00001bmh

$65.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Cool 1880s bar room table match holder from the famous Russel House in Detroit, Michigan. The holder features the image of a royal eagle, wings spread, wearing a crown, and bearing a shield on its chest that shows the letters: RH entwined. Along the base it reads: THE RUSSELL HOUSE DETROIT, W. J. CHITTENDEN, PROP. As is, some cracking, but still very displayable.

VINTAGE: Circa 1880s

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/4 x 2-1/2; 1-3/4 in diameter

CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Painted ceramic

ATTACHMENT: Handle

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from an advertising collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MHX15 LFJX5/16

CONDITION: 5+ (Fine-): The match holder shows moderate to heavy wear and some cracking, much of the painted details remain intact.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.