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The Princeton Club of New York

Object Number: 
2008.47.146
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in. (5.1 x 4.1 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with glossy white exterior. Front and rear covers identical, with black and orange crest of Princeton University and black lettering THE PRINCETON CLUB / OF NEW YORK. Saddle striped white-orange-black-orange-white. Plain white interior. Black matchsticks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group