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The Ground Floor

Object Number: 
2008.47.69
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 5/16 in. (4.9 x 3.8 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with grey exterior. Front and rear covers with name of restaurant. Saddle with white rectangle and address and telephone number in grey text. Plain white interior with white matchsticks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group