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MARION'S CONTINENTAL

Object Number: 
2007.6.135
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 3.2 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook printed in silver and black; all the text on the matchcover is printed in black; "MARION'S / CONTINENTAl / Est. 1950 ", is printed on the front ; "CLOSE COVER .. STRIKE ON BACK" is printed on the footer. "354 BOWERY /NYC" is printed on the reverse within a printed oval above the striker; "TELEPHONE 475-7621" is printed on the saddle; Printed on the manumark is "ABAT PRTD. NOV NY NY".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group