Fine 19th Century Advertising "Stone's Ginger Wine" Match Striker c1900 from The Finsbury Distillery. Finsbury Distilled London Dry Gin is one of the oldest of the gin brands that are known throughout the world and was founded in London by Joseph Bishop back in 1740.
This heavy pottery/stone transferware pub match striker was a mainstay in English pubs holding the matches upright and struck along the rough side of the piece. Excellent condition with few marks. Cream coloured with black lettering.
Measures: 3.5" in diameter and 1.5" tall