Enamel Absinthe Spoon Match Holder Strike W/ 2 Spoons
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Enamel Absinthe Spoon Match Holder Strike W/ 2 Spoons:
FANTASTIC Paris Cafe Table and Bar Items
French Porcelain Cafe Absinthe Spoon and Match Holder Striker
(Comes with the two Absinthe Spoons Pictured)
Marked, "Absinthe au Comptoir 25Cts", Biere, Anisette, Rhum, Cognac, Vin
Marked on bottom: Muse de France, Bonnecaze et Cie, Porcelaine
A beautifully reproduced porcelain French Spoon Holder Match Striker. The rough surface of its base allows you to light the strike-anywhere match ( not included) with confidence and style. Its charming decorations are all faithful to the antique Café Paris original. It will bring a bit of the French Bistro into your world. Sits 3 1/4" high and measures 3 1/4" across base. Made in and imported from France.
Porcelain matchstrikers, known as "Pyrogene" after one of the major manufacturers, were a feature of every French bistrottable. Many carried advertising for the leading alcohol marques. The striking surface was usually porcelain.
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