Harry's New York Bar

Object Number: 
2007.6.102 ab
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. (5.7 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm) inner box: 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in. (5.7 x 3.5 x 1 cm)
Description: 
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with a metallic copper background; printed on the front in gold design emblem of text "Harry's / NEW YORK BAR” has a rectangular border with flowers in corners; the same border printed on the reverse and "The St. Moritz / 50 Central Park South / New York, N.Y. / 212-755-5800 / The Harley of New York / 212 East 42nd Street / New York, N.Y. / 212-490-8900 / The Helmsley Palace / 455 Madison Avenue / New York, N.Y. / 212-888-8900"; printed on the manumark "POCKETBOX / SLIM TM DIAMOND / MATCH NEW YORK”.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group