One, if by Land Two, if by Sea

Object Number: 
2007.6.137
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 3.2 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook printed in black and gold; all the text on the matchcover is printed in gold; "17 / BARROW ST. / NEW YORK CITY", is printed on the front; "CLOSE COVER .. STRIKE ON BACK" is printed on the footer. "ONE, IF BY LAND / TWO, IF BY SEA" is printed on the reverse above the striker; "212-228-0822" is printed on the saddle; Printed on the manumark is "Bradley Ind., Frankfort, IL".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group