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Hotel Astor

Object Number: 
2008.47.153
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 2 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in. (5.1 x 3.8 x 1 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with black and white exterior. White along sides, with wide central black stripe. Front cover with gold, black and white crest. Gold lettering on rear cover, HOTEL / ASTOR / NEW YORK / R. K. CHRISTENBERRY / President. Plain interior 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