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The Russian Tea Room

Object Number: 
2008.47.64
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 7/8 x 2 x 3/8 in. (4.8 x 5.1 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with red exterior. Yellow, pink, red and black design of man riding large bird on front and name and address of restaurant in black lettering. Telephone number in black on saddle. Yellow and black design of bird's tail on rear cover, with name of restaurant in black lettering. Red interior with black lettering (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