Spring Street Natural Restaurant & Bar

Object Number: 
2007.6.151
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 back and white; all the text on the matchcover is printed in white on a black background; printed on the front a logo design of a smiling figure in a kimono holding a broom is printed as an all around label printed over the saddle; "CLOSE COVER .. STRIKE ON BACK" is printed on the footer; On the interior "Spring Street Natural / Restaurant & Bar / 149 Spring Street / New York City / (212) 966-0290 is printed; Printed on the manumark is "ENCORE SALES NEW YORK".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group