Ciaobella

Object Number: 
2007.6.16
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Red, black and white cardboard printed "ciaobella" on front layered over a graphic design of two circles bisected evenly eight times with a curved line joining the two circles. On the manumark the manufacturer "WHITNEY DUP. CHECK CO., N.Y., N.Y." is printed; on the reverse "ciaobella restaurant / 1311 Third Avenue / New York, N.Y. 10021 / (212) 288-2555" The striker is on the reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group