every kitchen had a match safe, to light the wood stove or fireplace. by the late 19th and early 20th C advertising was an integral part of promoting everything that a farmer and his wife might need to operate their home and farmstead. DeLaval made cream separators which made the work of the housewife(likely her task) a bit easier. this is lightweight tin with colours lithographed onto the metal. in fair condition, measurements are approx. 6 1/4 inches in height by 3 1/2 wide.
mark your calendar for the third annual Ontario West Coast Antique Show father's day sunday June 19th 8 am till 3 pm. rain or shine!