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Quo Vadis

Object Number: 
2008.47.10
Medium: 
Cardboard, metal staple, striker
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 5/16 in. (5 x 5.2 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with glossy white exterior. Logo on front cover with white Roman she-wolf and twins inside the letter Q on red ground inside green foliage border with red banner inscribed S.P.Q.R. Inscription QUO VADIS in script lettering beneath logo. Reverse is identical to front cover. Interior is dark green with white lettering QUO VADIS / 26 EAST 63rd STREET / NEW YORK, NY / LE RENDEZ-VOUS / DES CONNAISSEURS / TEMPLETON 8-0590/0591
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group