Mindy's

Object Number: 
2007.6.117 ab
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. (5.7 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm) inner box: 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in. (5.7 x 3.5 x 1 cm)
Description: 
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with green background; printed on the front in embossed gold design emblem of text "Mindy's” framed with rectangular border with fleur de lile and shell in two corners; printed on the reverse in embossed gold "THE HARLEY OF NEW YORK / 212 EAST 42nd ST. / NEW YORK 10017 / 212-490- 8900"; printed on the manumark "A HELMSLEY HOTEL / POCKETBOX / SLIM TM / DIAMOND / MATCH / NEW YORK”.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group