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Hickory House

Object Number: 
2008.47.55
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 2 x 5/16 in. (5 x 5.1 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
30 stick matchbook with white exterior. Front cover with brown and gold logo and gold and red text on half white, half grey ground (see transcription in notes). Red saddle with telephone number in grey lettering. Rear cover with name of restaurant in brown and red and gold text and brown, gold and red illustration of flaming logs (see transcription in notes). White interior with brown text (see transcription in notes) and alternating brown and white matchsticks. White matchsticks with name of restaurant in brown.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group