Object Number: 
2007.6.95 ab
ca. 1960-1980
Cardboard, ink, and striker
outer box: 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in. (5.7 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm) inner box: 2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in. (5.7 x 3.5 x 1 cm)
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with a brown and crème background; printed on the front in crème on brown background design emblem of text "MORTIMER'S" and "Food . Wine . Spirits"; printed on the reverse in brown on crème background " Lexington Avenue at 75th / 862-2481"; printed on the manumark below the striker " R POCKETBOX DIAMOND MATCH DIV. SPRINGFIELD, MASS.”; two diamond emblems flank the text "DIAMOND MATCH DIV.".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group