Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.


Object Number: 
Cardboard, plastic, striker, metal staple
Overall (closed): 2 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 5/16 in. (5.5 x 4 x 0.8 cm)
20 stick matchbook with laminated cover. Exterior is warm white with pale green diamond trellis pattern. Front cover has burgundy script VERSAILLES / NEW YORK Dark red interior with natural colored design and lettering VERSAILLES / 151 EAST 50th ST. / NEW YORK CITY / TELEPHONE / PLAZA 8-0310
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group