Pair of Trousers Matchsafe
Its dimensions are
7.2 x 3.4 x 2 cm (2 13/16 x 1 5/16 x 13/16 in. )
It has the following markings
PAT NOV 9th 1886, A.H. WIRZ, PHILA stamped on underside of lid.
Cite this object as
Pair of Trousers Matchsafe; Patented by A. H. Wirz ; USA; metal; 7.2 x 3.4 x 2 cm (2 13/16 x 1 5/16 x 13/16 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-107
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Faster, Cheaper, Newer, More: The Revolutions of 1848.