Matchbox

2006.033.0003

Matchbox
Title
Wall Mounted Matchbox, Shakopee, 1920
Category
Creation Date
1920
Materials

Dimensions

6.5 in. H x 3.5 in. W Item (Overall)

Description
Wall mounted matchbox used in Shakopee. The matchbox is aluminum painted light blue. It is rectangle shaped with a curved back top edge, open top, and curved base. Seen at the top edge is a small hole for hanging from the wall. Embossed on the front of the piece is "Matches". The base curves up to hold loose matches inside the box. No maker's marks.
Geographic Notes
USA

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