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The Tower Suite

Object Number: 
2008.47.182
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 3/16 x 1 x 5/16 in. (5.5 x 2.6 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
10 stick matchbook with purple exterior. Monogram logo TS on front cover in black. Purple interior with black text (see transcription in notes) and black matchsticks.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group