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The Coach House

The Coach House
Title
The Coach House
Date 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions 
2 1/8 x 2 in (5.4 x 5 cm)
Description 
White cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "The" in red above "COACH HOUSE" in black below drawing of six-horse stagecoach in red and black on front; "CLOSE COVER STRIKE ON BACK" in black on footer; "Reservations: SP 7-0303 SP 7 0349" in black on sleeve; "ENCORE SALES (212) 986-6744" in black on manumark; "110 WAVERLY PLACE/NEW YORK CITY/just west of/Washington Square" in black on reverse.
Credit Line 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Object Number 
2007.6.294
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group