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New York New York

Object Number: 
2007.6.271
Date: 
ca. 1973-1990
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 1 7/8 in (5.4 x 4.8 cm)
Description: 
Silver cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "NEW YORK-NEW YORK" in black below New York skyline in black, "THE DISCOTHEQUE" in white on black horizontal bar below, "33 West Fifty Second Street" in black at bottom of front; "CLOSE COVER STRIKE ON BACK" in black on footer; "ENCORE SALES NEW YORK" in black on manumark; "(212) 245-2400" in black on saddle; "PRIVATE PARTIES/DISCOTHEQUE" in black on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group