Tinder-box (length 2 1/4 ins) of silver; rectangul

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Tinder-box (length 2 1/4 ins) of silver; rectangular, with steel on back; a zig-zag marginal pattern engraved on top and bottom; "A.V.V." lightly engraved in large ornamental letters on bottom. Holland. [One of 34 examples (nos. 730-763) ... of various shapes and materials. All are of iron unless otherwise described. Some are plain, but most are more-or-less elegant, both in shape and decoration. All are probably European.]

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Wilkinson Sword Ltd.

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