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Rogers & Barbero

Rogers & Barbero
Title
Rogers & Barbero
Date 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions 
overall (closed): 5.1 x 5.7 x 0.6 cm (2 x 2 1/4 x 1/4 in.)
Description 
White cardboard matchbook printed in white and blue; "R & B" is printed within an oval on the front; "Rogers & Barbero / 149 EIGHTH AVENUE /between 17th & 18th Streets / NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10011 / 212 - 243 -2020" is printed on the reverse above the striker; “Close Cover Before Striking" is printed on the footer; Printed on the manumark is "MARYLAND MATCH COPR., N.Y.C. 10019 Made in Canada".
Credit Line 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Object Number 
2007.6.167
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group