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Filli Ponte Ristorante

Object Number: 
2007.6.184
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 2 1/16 x 1 5/16 x 1/4 in. (5.2 x 3.3 x 0.6 cm) inner box: 2 1/16 x 1 5/16 x 1/4 in. (5.2 x 3.3 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with white background; printed on the front and reverse in brown is a design emblem of door molding; "FILLI PONTE / RISTORANTE" is printed on the front; "RESERVATIONS (212) 226-4621" is printed on the reverse; printed on the manumark "39 DESBROSSES STREET NEW YORK / ENCORE / SALES / NY”.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group