Chin Chin

Object Number: 
2007.6.64
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 5.1 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook with white and black print on the matchcover; "CHINCHIN / RESTAURANT CHINOIS" is printed on the front; "BE SAFE - CLOSE COVER BEFORE STRIKING" is printed on the footer; "UNIVERSAL MATCH CORP. ST. LOUIS 1-800-325-8165" is printed on the manumark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group