Rocky's

Object Number: 
2007.6.150
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
overall (closed): 4.8 x 3.8 x 0.6 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/2 x 1/4 in.)
Description: 
White cardboard matchbook printed in creme and brown; all the text on the matchcover is printed in brown; "Rocky's / Italian Cuisine" is printed on the front; "FOR SAFETY" and "STRIKE ON BACK" are printed on the footer flanking the printed logo of the AFL CIO ????. On the reverse above the striker "45 Spring Street / Corner Mulberry Street / New York, N.Y. / 10012" is printed above the striker."226 -8121" is printed on the saddle; Printed on the manumark is "Ad Dimension, N.Y. SM".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group