Darbár

Object Number: 
2007.6.235
Date: 
ca. 1986-2007
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
1 1/2 x 1 7/8 in (3.8 x 4.8 cm)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; drawing of a Indian man in costume framed by an Indian arch printed in maroon on front; "Darbar" in maroon on sleeve; "LION MATCH CORP. OF AMERICA NEW YORK" in maroon on manumark; "Indian Restaurant" in maroon on saddle; "44 West 56th St./New York, N.Y./212-4-DARBAR" in maroon on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group