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Mitali Restaurant

Object Number: 
2007.6.134
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook printed in yellow and black; all the text on the matchcover is printed in black; "MITALI / RESTAURANT / EXOTIC / INDIAN CUISIN / 334 E. 6TH STREET / NEW YORK, N.Y. 10003", is printed on the front; "Close Cover Before Striking" is printed on the footer. "MITALI / RESTAURANT / OPEN 7 DAYS / LUNCH / AND / DINNER" is printed on the reverse above the striker; "212-533-2508 / 212-475-9188" is printed on the saddle; Printed on the manumark is "JOY ADV. ASSOC. (212)229-1252 MADE IN CANADA".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group