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Stockholm Restaurant

Object Number: 
2008.47.118
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/8 in. (5 x 5.2 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
21 "feature" stick matchbook with blue exterior. Front cover with yellow heraldic style crest and name of restaurant in yellow lettering. Saddle with telephone numbers in yellow lettering. Rear cover with name and address of restaurant in yellow lettering. White interior with blue lettering (see transcription in notes). Wide blue matchsticks with yellow crest and name of restaurant scrolled across in yellow lettering.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group