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Luchow's Restaurant

Object Number: 
2008.47.47
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 x 2 1/16 x 3/8 in. (5.1 x 5.2 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with black exterior. Front cover with red and yellow crest over name of restaurant printed in yellow and red. Back cover with red and yellow design of horse and carriage with yellow script lettering THE / GOURMET'S / RENDEVOUZ / SINCE 1882. White interior with black and red text.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group