Penang

Object Number: 
2007.6.204
Date: 
ca. 1991-2007
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, and striker
Dimensions: 
outer box: 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 5/8 in (1.7 x 5.6 x 1.7 cm)
Description: 
Marbled orange cardboard matchbox with inner box and striker; "PENANG" printed on top with character in black; "109 Spring Street, SoHo, NYC/(212) 274-8883" in black on one side; "PRODUCT OF JAPAN" in black above striker, "MARYLAND MATCH CORP. (800) 423-0012" in black below striker on striker side; "MALAYSIAN CUISINE" on bottom.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group