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Chandler's Restaurant

Object Number: 
2008.47.95
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/8 in. (5 x 5.3 x 0.9 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with glossy white exterior with repeating black and red diamonds. Front cover with black diamond with white lettering CHANDLER'S and red diamond with white lettering RESTAURANT. Saddle with black diamond and white lettering, PL 1-1960. Rear cover with black diamond and white lettering CHANDLER'S and red diamond with address in white lettering. Black interior with white 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