Gaylord

Object Number: 
2007.6.31
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 2.2 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
Creme and red cardboard matchbook printed "Discover / Gaylord" on the front above a graphic design of a bust of a person wearing a crown depicted in profile view; below the graphic design of the person the text "INDIA RESTAURANT" is printed; on the reverse the address is printed "50 East 58th St. / New York, NY / 10022 / (212) 759-1710"; the saddle is printed "Home of Tandoori Cooking" and the manumark is printed "MARYLAND MATCH CORP. BALTO., MD. / Made in Canada"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group