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Kokachin

Object Number: 
2007.6.107 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 white background; printed on the front in black design emblem of text "THE SEAFOOD OF / KOKACHIN / WHERE MEDITERRANEAN / AND THE PACIFIC MEET.” and "21 East 52nd Street at Madison Avenue / New York City / (212) 355-9300"; printed on the reverse n black design emblem "K"; printed on the manumark "OMNI BERKSHIRE PALACE / (212) 753 -5800 /ATLAS MATCH/(817) 354 -7474”, pink flower logo and a white star in a black circle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group