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Chez Vito

Object Number: 
2008.47.7
Medium: 
Cardboard, metal staple, striker
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 1/4 in. (5.2 x 5.2 x 0.7 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with glossy red exterior. On front, black design of violin and bow and inscription CHEZ VITO Reverse, black lettering 36 EAST 60TH STREET / NEW YORK / PLAZA 5-2545
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group