This little German porcelain match holder depicts a little boy in striped pants standing next to a basket with hand-painted details. Signed "3316 GERMANY" on the back. DIMENSIONS: 3.25" tall x 3" wide x 1.5" deep
This is a rare, possible German-made porcelain white dog match holder and striker. Dog has a wonderful face with expressive eyes and a blue bow that goes around the match holder/striker. This item measures approx. 3" inches tall. Excellent condition, NO chips, NO cracks, minimal age wear. Beautiful dog, great display for your collection. You will be very happy with this one.
This is a beautiful antique match holder and strike. It is figural and depicts a mother swan with young. On the back is a match strike area between them is a match holder and in the motehr swan is an area for toothpicks. It is marked embossed into it Germany on the back. It measures 3.5 x 2.75 x 1.5 inches. It is in very good condition.
This early 1900's signed "GERMANY" match holder features a full figural soccer player standing sassily beside a basket. Nice hand painted details and in excellent condition. Stamped 2916 DIMENSIONS: 3.5" tall x 2.25" wide x 1.25" deep
This is a cute figurine made by the Schafer & Vater company in germany. It is a funny faced big eared Scotsman dressed in a kilt. He has very long legs and big feet. Has an impressed number 8661 (I think). Also an ink mark on the bottom. He measures 7 inches long by 2-1/4 inches to the top of his hat. He is in excellent condition.
This is a darling old figural match holder and striker. It is a little boy catching a frog in a pond. It is either English or German and is hand painted. It is porcelain and in excellent condition. It measures 2 1/2" x 3"and is absolutely darling! as my April says Thanks for looking!
From the German company of Ernst Bohne. Well known for a wide selection of Devil & Skull items from mugs, to steins to bottles and more. This is an unusual color for this item as it is usually found in shades of red, white and black and also as bisque. This example is high gloss finish in a nice reddish brown. Unmarked as is the majority of Ernst Bohne items are. Measures 2 1/2"
A very cute young couple sitting holding hands and looking in surprise at a couple of loving Doves and a couple of Cuddly Rabbits. The title says it all "Everybody's doing it". The front curls up and there is a place to hold matches. Unglazed Bisque. Nice vibrant colors. There is a tiny rough spot on one the rabbits ears. Unmarked Schafer & Vater. Measures approx. 4" high the base is 3 " x 2 "..
Kalle Guck Fisher Candleholder Smoker. Stands about 6.9 inches tall. This smoker was handcrafted in Seiffen Germany in one of the woodshops in the Erzgebirge Mountain regions town. Free sample bag of incense (5 pieces) included with this German Christmas Smoker. These charming German Smoker figurines come apart so you can place your incense inside. After you light it with a match and put the German Smoker together again, you can enjoy the woodsy scent of incense. SMZ146X1177A
Hand Carved Ash Tray Match Holder Dog German Shepherd Dog Black Forest ca. 1900/20 This is a good carving of a long-haired German Shepherd Dog. The dog is lying near an brass bowl . It is very good shaped and has glass eyes. To use as ash tray or- for the non smoker- as a little trinket bowl . The carving is in very good condition, some age wear. The bowl has some spots and a small repair. Length: 7.2 inches. Width: ca. 4 inches, height: 4 inches.
Heubach German Bisque Swinger - Hanging Match Holder This Victorian era hanging match holder is known as a swinger. They were made to be filled with matches and hung from the base of a hanging kerosene lamp.When you pulled on the little girls body, the chandelier came down from the ceiling to enable you or the maid to ignite or extinguish the candles or the gas. How elegant! I believe this one to be Heubach. If you are familiar with Heubach you know that you can identify Heubach by the trademark faces only
This is a fascinating rare and hard to find match Holder/striker from the Orientalist period dating from approximately 1880 1900. It is in the manner of the famed Austrian bronze sculptures of Franz Bergmann, but it was made in Germany the mark is on the base. It depicts a female harem figure reclining on an Oriental rug. It is made of a heavy cast metal/spelter the female figure is bronzed and she has her original cold painted enamel colors. Quite detailed, her red lips and brown eyes are visible as is the
This is a old match safe. It has the initials "T S" or "F S" marked on one side. It is also marked "G SILVER" on the inside edge. This type of match holder probably belonged to a "working man", since G Silver is not actually silver but a nickle product. There are some minor dents, after all this was carried in a pocket. There is a strike plate on the bottom front and back. It measures 1-1/2" wide and 2-3/4" high. The hinge is in good working order. Please click on the picture to see all these details. Thank
This vintage bisque piece has all the whimsey of a Schafer & Vater piece but is not marked as such. The little boy looks like a Katzenjammer Kid sitting at a small table eating ....meatballs? that look like golf balls! It is open in the back and was probably used to hold matches. It is marked Germany on the back along with a number. There appears to something else but is rather garbled like it was mis-struck. The colors are soft, except for the green hat and the black on the utensils. It measures about 3
Adorable circa 1890 figural match holder features a young girl finely dressed in a pink outfit complete with hat and muff. She has her faithful dog with her and is cradling her doll. Bottom is marked as shown in photo. Measures 5" tall. Excellent condition - no damages or repairs.
An adorable porcelain match holder hand painted as a blond haired lad tugging on a wheeled cart with all his little heart. He carries a very determined facial expression and is hand painted primarily in red and blue with black on his shoes and along the brim of his cap. The back of his cart is softly incised for the striker portion. This very charming figural match holder is numerically impressed Sn. 276 followed by Germany on the underside which dates it to sometime around the turn of the 20th century.
An antique porcelain match safe featuring a Victorian mold design. The back is high with a scalloped top. You see a hole here where you can mount it on a wall. There is tiny pink roses that decorate the white porcelain. The match cup is at the bottom with strikers on both sides. Hallmarked with a Germany double circle mark tells us that this was manufactured c. 1890s. Measuring 5.25" tall, 1.25" deep, and 3" at widest we find a manufacturing blemish on the interior. There are no chips or cracks. This is in
Circa 1950's, nice tourist memorabilia of Vienna Austria Raised in the leather, Wein Stephansdom with a picture of the Cathedral. It will hold a small box of matches and has a cut out area for striking. A nice purse item, it measures 2 & 1/4" by 1 & 1/2". In great condition, a couple of pen marks on it, it's sturdy and usable. St. Stephen's Cathedral (more commonly known by its German title Stephansdom) is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Vienna. The current Romanesque and Gothic form
This vintage whimsy was made by the S & V company of Germany and it epitomizes bliss. A fat sailor holds his plump, bare foot bathing beauty proudly and they both seem very happy. The back portion of the sailor is open and was probably intended to be used for holding matches which could be struck on the slightly textured side or bottom. On the bottom it is marked with the Schafer & Vater crown mark and the mold number 7127. This is generally much better in character and quality than the versions made in
This early 1900's porcelain match holder features a full figural boy standing on a chimney with a striker on each side. The figure features wonderful details in a high gloss glaze. Perhaps the figure is a chimney sweep. This piece is probably German. DIMENSIONS: 4.25" tall x 1.75" wide x 1.75" deep
Made from all solid brass, this is a combination match holder and candlestick done in the form of a delightful pig including a curly tail and a ring in its nose. It stands 5 3/8 inches tall, is a maximum of about 5 1/4 inches long, and the base is a maximum of 3 inches wide. Overall, the condition is fine. It has been polished and carries wonderful brass color. There are the usual small scratches from age on the brass surface and some minor oxidation where some of the brass pieces were soldered together. It
This wonderful early 1900's Little Red Riding Hood white bisque match holder features wonderful details. Full figural Red Riding Hood with nice Art Nouveau bordered base and match holder. Perfect condition. This piece is probably German. Painted "41" on base with "0001" stamped on bottom. DIMENSIONS: 4" tall x 3.75" wide x 1.25" deep
Rare porcelain full-figural polar bear match-strike from one of the oldest amusement parks in the country: Waldameer Park in Erie, Pennsylvania. This is one of the very first souvenirs from this historical amusement park in absolutely mint condition with gold tracery around the match-strike and holder with absolutely no checking, chips or any issues whatsoever. DIMENSIONS: 5" long x 3.5" wide.
Up for sale is a GORGEOUS ALL CRYSTAL ID badge pull for your work ID. The center is a German made Bombe Vintage Crystal. It is an aqua AB dome shaped crystal. Surrounding that in 2 rows are rainbow Light Aqua AB Swarovski Crystals. There is a matching S
051013-3/RL-578 This is a German Bohemian Czech, Turn-Teplitz, hard paste condensed milk container holder with a matching under plate or saucer. The maker is Ernst Wahliss. The date is circa 1900. The porcelain is Bohemian majolica. Green tomato vines and leaves enfold the container, in raised relief, along with the tops of orange tomato fruit and white tomato flowers with yellow center. The lid is a ripe tomato and the finial is the green stem of the tomato. The container has a hole drilled in the bottom,
German Shepherd Dog Breed Acrylic Note Holder Memo Note Pad Made in USA GOTYOUR -NOTE -18 Proudly made in the USA, this acrylic, sculptured German Shepherd dog note pad holder features your favorite breed. The holder comes with three 3″x3″ 100 sticky sheet note pads, totaling 300 sheets! Each individually packaged holder measures approximately 3 1/2 inches by 3 1/2 inches. The note pad has a design that matches the note holder, creating a perfect gift set. Great for your grocery list, to do list, office
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