Match box

Object Number: 
2002.1.4630
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
3 x 1 3/4 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
A red cardboard match box, with a drawing of a pointing hunting dog next to the words "The Pointer Wood Vesta Matches/ Made By/ The Diamond Match Co." On the reverse "The Pointer match is made od soft, cork pine. It will not bend in striking fire, nor grease when thrown away. It means more and better matches for less money".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group