Shun Lee West

Object Number: 
2007.6.224
Date: 
ca. 1975-2007
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 x 1 7/8 in (5.2 x 4.8 cm)
Description: 
Gray cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "SHUN LEE West" above drawing of a rooster, all in maroon, on front; "43 WEST 65th ST. 595-8895" in maroon on both sleeve and saddle; Chinese character above "Long life to you" in maroon on reverse; white interior with "Luncheon/Cocktails/Pre-theatre Dinner/Supper/Res. 595-8895" in maroon.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group