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Match Holder

Description

Tin match box with two pockets - backing painted green and pockets blue at top and bottom. Pockets covered with a red substance.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"PATENTED JUNE 28 1859"
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Holder, Match
match holders
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.759
Credit Line
Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter
GUSN
34990

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