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Match Holders42 of 62Antique Anheuser -Busch Match Safe match box holder
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Posted 2 years ago

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junkmanjoe
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I Picked This Up This Past Week At a Thrift Store. It Is A metal match Box Holder That Was Used By The Fireplace Or a wood burning stove. Not Sure Of the Age. I thought it was really A Neat Item. And Pretty Good Shape For its Age. Thank Yall for Looking And have A Blest Day!

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  1. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 2 years ago
    Joe, we had one of these in my home as a child, it was in the kitchen for the stove and oven because they did not have pilot lights and they were gas.
  2. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 2 years ago
    BTW, the matches came in a box that fit right into the holder and the openings on the sides were for the striker strips.
  3. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank you Pop_abides!
  4. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    I agree with Pops we had it in kitchen to light stove .Nice piece :-)
  5. packrat-place packrat-place, 2 years ago
    Great item, my grandmother had one of those in her kitchen.
    great memories.
  6. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank You manikin and Packrat-place!
  7. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank You Lisa and Vanskyock24 and Officialfuel!!
  8. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank You bellin68!!!!
  9. soulman soulman, 2 years ago
    These are cool. I have the same one with a price tag on the back that says "29 cents". My Father in-law gave it to me a few years ago to have near my garage wood stove.
  10. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank you soulman!!
  11. joel1414 joel1414, 2 years ago
    Grandmother had one of these while I was growing up. I think these are from the early 1950's. Used to keep wooden latch sticks inside that came in a box that slid in from the top with the matches on the bottom for easy access for use on the stove in the kitchen and living room.
  12. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 2 years ago
    Thank You Joel1414!
  13. youngjunk youngjunk, 2 years ago
    Hey,do you know how much this is worth because I have the same one?

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