This magnificent match safe from Unger Brothers depicts in very fine detail repoussé the beautiful face of a mother with a lovely cherub, also interpreted as her child, or love's dream on front. The match strike is on the bottom.
Unger Brothers has catered to Art Nouveau connoisseurs in America from 1872-1910. The firm advertised as manufacturing jewelers, silversmiths, and glass cutters. They had both a factory and salesroom located in Newark, NJ.
Marks: UB (interlaced), STERLING, 925 FINE
This unique Unger Brothers match safe from circa 1900 is in excellent condition, weighing 39.00 grams and measuring 59 mm x 48 mm x 10 mm.