Barbizon Plaza Library

Object Number: 
ca. 1960-1980
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
overall (closed): 4.8 x 5.4 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 1/4 in.)
White cardboard printed white, magenta and orange on the matchcover; on the front the text "Barbizon Plaza is printed; to the right of that text, a design emblem of a pair of glasses, printed in magenta for the frames and orange for the glass, converges into the text on the line below, the arm of the pair of glasses doubles as the part of the letter y in "LIBRARY"; on the reverse "106 CENTRAL PARK SOUTH / NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019 / (212)247-7000" is printed above the striker; "FOR SAFETY. STRIKE ON BACK" is printed in magenta on the footer; "A-LAD-IN ADV., GREAT NECK, NY-SM" is printed on the manumark.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group