Anche Vivolo and Vivilo

Object Number: 
2007.6.115 ab
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
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)
Description: 
Cardboard matchbox with inner and outer box; this skillet type is printed on the outer box with tan background; printed on the front in brown design emblem of text "anche Vivolo / Two Hundred Twenty-Two / East Fifty-Eighth Street / N.Y.C., N.Y. 308-0112” included a double eased edge rectangular border; the same design emblem of text is printed on the reverse "Vivolo / One Hundred Forty / East Seventy -Fourth Street / N.Y.C., N.Y. 737-3533"; printed on the manumark "ENCORE SALES / NEW YORK / PRODUCT / OF JAPAN”.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group