Small metal tin with hinged lid, a Vesta case (empty). On the front is a multi-coloured picture of a kangaroo batting in front of a lion wicket-keeper with the words "The SPORTSMAN / FOR CRICKET NEWS". Engraved on the back is SOUVENIR / England v Australia / PRESENTED TO / AA Lilley / BY THE PROPRIETORS OF / "THE SPORTSMAN" / LONDON / SEP. 1899. There is a loop on the top and a textured strip carved into the bottom.
0 - Whole: H: 68 W: 39 D: 10mm (H: 2 11/16 W: 1 9/16 D: 3/8")
Arthur Lilley; 28 Nov 1866; 17 Nov 1929