Match Holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-34990

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

match holders
tin (metal)
Tin
Holder, Match

Inscription

"PATENTED JUNE 28 1859"

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles E. Deane and Ruthanne Deane, and Mrs. Mary Deane Dexter

Accession Number

1932.759