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Manufacturer:
J. Millward Banks  Search this
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
4.7 x 3.4 x .9 cm (1 7/8 x 1 5/16 x 3/8 in. )
Type:
containers
Decorative Arts
Matchsafe
Object Name:
Matchsafe
Manufactured in:
Chester, England
Date:
1899–1900
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Rectangular, curved corners, featuring incised decoration of male swinging golf club, he wears cap, jacket, knickers, diamond-patterned socks and spats. Lid hinged on side, thumb catch at front. Striker in recessed groove on bottom.
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener
Accession Number:
1978-146-695
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Product Design and Decorative Arts Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4d18d948a-5233-4289-88a4-d3be716dbe52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1978-146-695