For your consideration a cranberry coloured glass match striker in'tyg' form (three handled). It has a sterling silver Chester hallmarked rim, and it dates to the end of the Victorian era. Bears the makers mark'KG&SNS' for King & Sons, the lion denoting sterling silver, the Chester assay mark and the date letter'p' for 1898. The match striker is of plain form with one vertical area of'strike' lines.
It has a star burst engraved base. One of the handles has a surface scratch/chip/crack where the top part of the handle meets the body. It doesn't go through and is confined to that immediate area. Otherwise the glass is in excellent condition with hardly any wear to the base. The silver rim has two'dings' to the top.I have lots of interesting silver listed in my shop; please take a look by clicking on the shop symbol above right side of the page. The item "ANTIQUE HM STERLING SILVER MOUNTED CRANBERRY GLASS MATCH STRIKER TYG 1898" is in sale since Wednesday, December 13, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "ashcroft8516" and is located in WIRRAL, Merseyside. This item can be shipped worldwide.