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Object Number: 
2008.47.162
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 3/16 x 2 x 1/4 in. (5.6 x 5.1 x 0.6 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with irregularly shaped black exterior. Front cover with name in red text and white illustration of horse and carriage, man and woman and additional white text (see transcription in notes). White saddle with black lettering, THE FRUIT SHOP. Rear cover identical to front, but with different text below illustration (see transcription in notes). Red interior with black text (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