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Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 6.7 x 8.3 x 5.7 cm )
Cast pewter match holder in the shape of a boot with large buckle mounted on a low, rectangular stand; leg of boot is conical and slightly flaring to hold matches, and stand is grooved for striking matches.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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