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American Stanhope

Object Number: 
2007.6.284
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 x 2 in (5 x 5 cm)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "AMERICAN STANHOPE" under abstract arch and line design in navy on front; "UNIVERSAL MATCH, NEW YORK" in navy on manumark; "(212) 288-5800/Fifth Avenue at 81st Street, New York, N.Y. 10028/a Judson Hotel" in navy on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group