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Rosebud Matches

Description

Cardboard box, primarily green and red; image of 3 roses on face of box. Strike pad has worn off. Box opens by sliding inner piece.

Details

Maker
The Ohio Match Co. (Maker)
Date
1920-1950
Inscriptions
Printed on side of box: ""The Ohio Match Co./ Wadsworth, Ohio/ Strike-Anywhere Matches""
Location of origin
Wadsworth, OH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Temperature Control Device
Places
Ohio (United States)
Descriptive terms
MATCHBOX
matchboxes
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.5 x 5 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.912
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19126

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