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THREE CROWNS RESTAURANT

Object Number: 
2008.47.84
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 1/16 x 1 9/16 x 5/16 in. (5.3 x 4 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with reflective silver exterior. Front cover with logo of three crowns and name of restaurant in blue. Blue band below with address of restaurant in silver. Telephone number on saddle in blue lettering. Blue lettering on rear cover (see transcription in notes). Plain interior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group