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NEW YORK'S FAMOUS IRISH RESTAURANTS

Object Number: 
2008.47.105
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 1/16 x 1 7/16 x 9/16 in. (5.3 x 3.6 x 1.4 cm)
Description: 
Skillet style matchbox. Green front cover with white text (see transcription in notes). White side with green text (see transcription in notes). Green, white and orange tricolor bottom with name in green text.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group