Matchbook

Object Number: 
2010.16.21
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Paper and metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. (5.1 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
World War II era matchbook, front flap: RAF insignia and text "BRITISH AMERICAN/ "THUMBS UP" CAVALCADE/ AMBULANCE CORP. INC.", top: "SAVE A LIFE", back side: image of airplane with text "HELP HUMNAITY/ SEND AMBULANCES".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group