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PAPA LOU'S

Object Number: 
2008.47.114
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 3/16 x 3/8 in. (4.9 x 5.5 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with dark brown exterior. Front cover with name in large white text. Dark brown interior with address and telephone number in white lettering. Natural colored matchsticks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group