La Caravelle

Object Number: 
2007.6.228
Date: 
ca. 1960-2004
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 3/8 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 in (0.8 x 5.2 x 3.5 cm)
Description: 
Turquoise cardboard matchbox with inner box and striker; "La Caravelle/Restaurant" below printed drawing of a ship in white on top; "Lee Adv Agcy/New York NY" at one end, "POCKETBOX SLIM" at the other, all in white, on side; "33 West 55th St./New York City/212-586-4252" in white on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group