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La Toque Blanche

La Toque Blanche
La Toque Blanche
Title
La Toque Blanche
Medium 
Cardboard, striker, metal stapler
Dimensions 
Overall (closed): 2 1/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/8 in. (5.3 x 4 x 0.9 cm)
Description 
20 stick matchbook with cream colored exterior. Front cover is printed in brown, a brown banner inscribed in cream LA TOQUE BLANCHE over a shield bearing a crowned chef's hat. Brown lettering 359 EAST 50th STREET Rear cover printed in brown RESTAURANT FRANCAIS over a fleur de lys, BAR AND / COCKTAIL LOUNGE / ERNEST & FRANCOIS Natural interior with brown banner printed with white inscription LA TOQUE BLANCHE over 359 EAST 50th STREET / NEW YORK CITY / PL 5-3552 / EL 5-8603
Credit Line 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Object Number 
2008.47.18
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group