Bice Ristorante

Bice Ristorante
Title
Bice Ristorante
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 a white background; printed on the front in black and red design emblem of text "1926 / BICE / RISTORANTE" and "7 EAST 54TH STREET / NEW YORK NY 10022 / TEL: 212 - 688 -1999"; printed on the reverse the same design emblem of text is printed above "MILANO / PORTO CERVE / BEVERLY HILLS / CHICAGO / WASHINGTON / PARIS"; each city is separated by red squares "; printed on the manumark "Superior Paper / Made in Japan”.
Credit Line 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Object Number 
2007.6.96 ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group