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Object Number: 
2007.6.14
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: 
Ochre, maize, black and white cardboard matchbook printed on the front with four alternating rhombuses of orange and maize and on the reverse with two rhombuses of orange and maize. On the upper right front and lower left front on top of the orange background are two fleur-de-lilies in black outlines. The text "ESPACE" is printed on a white background shaped like a banner in the center front of the matchbook. The footer is printed "Close Cover Before Striking"; The Manumark is printed "MARYLAND MATCH CORP. 1-800-423-0013 Made in Canada.” "9 EAST 16TH NYC / 212-463-7101" is printed on the back.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group