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The Four Seasons

Object Number: 
2008.47.181
Medium: 
Cardboard, wood, striker, adhesive
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 3/16 x 2 15/16 x 5/16 in. (5.5 x 7.4 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
40 stick matchbook with white exterior. Front cover with red/orange design of tree logo and striker on closure. Rear cover with name and address of hotel in brown below four tree logo designs in pink, green, red/orange, and brown. White interior with telephone number in black text and bright red wooden matchsticks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group