Match Holder

Object Number: 
2002.1.406
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 2 x 6 1/4 in.
Description: 
This gray metal figure was once painted gold. The figure is of a British Tower Guard in full uniform with a pike standing next to a hollow stump that holds matches. Around the base is embossed "The Yeoman of the Guard", and on the stump "Casino/ Souvenir/ 50th Representation/ Dec. 4th, 1888/Rudolph Aronson Manager"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group