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Dolce

Object Number: 
2007.6.308
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 x 1 7/8 in (5 x 4.8 cm)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbox with reverse striker; "DOLCE/Italian Bistro" in black with multi-colored dots on the Dolce portion printed on front; "BE SAFE CLOSE COVER BEFORE STRIKING" in black on footer; "Promotion Sales Ltd., 203-325-4724" in black on manumark; "Superb Dining" in black on saddle; "DOLCE/Italian Bistro" in black with the same multicolor dots on reverse; white interior printed with "DOLCE/78 SOUTHFIELD AVENUE/STAMFORD, CT. 06902/60 EAST 49TH STREET/NEW YORK, NY 10017/(212) 692-9292" in black.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group