Hee Seung Fung

Object Number: 
2007.6.192
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 2 1/8 x 1 x 1/4 in. (5.4 x 2.5 x 0.6 cm) inner box: 2 1/16 x 1 x 3/16 in. (5.2 x 2.5 x 0.5 cm)
Description: 
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with tan background; printed on the front a"Hee Seung Fung" is printed below a design emblem of the three first initials of the establishment's name; on the reverse "A Sampler of New York's Ethnic Best / CHINATOWN: 48 Bowery, New York City 10013 / (212)374-1319 / KIPS BAY: 578 Second Ave. New York City 10016 / (212) 689-6969 / LONG ISLAND: Montauk Hwy., Bridgehampton, NY 11932 / (516) 537 -0550"; printed on the manumark "ADMATCH CORP / NEW YORK / PRODUCT / OF JAPAN.” and kanji text.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group