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Jewel of India

Object Number: 
2007.6.236
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 x 1 7/8 in (5.1 x 4.7 cm)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "Jewel/of/India/RESTAURANT" in blue over light blue abstract geometric patterns on front, patterns overlap saddle; "BE SAFE CLOSE COVER BEFORE STRIKING" in blue on footer; "CUISINE OF INDIA" in blue on sleeve; "ADMATCH CORP. (800) 777-9909" in blue on manumark; "15 West 44th Street/Between 5th and 6th Aves./New York, NY 10036/(212) 869-5544" and "FREE PARKING FOR DINNER" in blue on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group