A Match for Any Man – Watcombe Torquay Match Holder and Striker

$70

A Match for Any Man – Watcombe, Torquay match holder and striker. A collectible match holder and striker from Watcombe, Torquay features a charming slipware design with a hand painted floral motif around the circumference. It has the motto A Match for Any Man in hand-written early Tudor style scribe. The base is in terracotta with a textured base designed for striking the match. Dates to the early 20th century. English.

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Description

A Match for Any Man – Watcombe, Torquay match holder and striker. A collectible match holder and striker from Watcombe, Torquay features a charming slipware design with a hand painted floral motif around the circumference. It has the motto A Match for Any Man in hand-written early Tudor style scribe. The base is in terracotta with a textured base designed for striking the match. Dates to the early 20th century. English.

Dimensions
Height: 3″ (7.6 cm)
Diameter at base: 3.5″ (8.9 cm)

Condition
No chips, cracks or repairs. Minor crazing commensurate with age. Some black marks on the terracotta striker from previous use. In overall very good condition.

Delivery or Pick-up
Please note that delivery, delivery insurance and duty, if applicable, are not included in the above price. Our checkout page will calculate the cost of Canada Post delivery based on your postal/zip code and/or location. We ship worldwide. You also have the option of picking up the item in Newburgh, Kingston or Napanee, Ontario, Canada. Sorry no refunds available once purchased. For more information feel free to contact us at: info@rogueshollowantiques.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Additional information

Weight1.0 lbs
Dimensions6.25 × 5.25 × 5 in