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Match Containers in Box

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Inventory Number: 24088
Object Type:
Brief Description: Nine containers for wax vestas of different designs. Containers are stored in a black leather lined case designed to hold a 'Marconiphone'.

Collection consists of two dark wood pillar designs with ivory holders for holding a lit match, one dark wood design with a rounded base, three tartan designs, one with an image of Pevensey Castle, one wooden case with pasted coat of arms and wax seals and a copper alloy cylindrical case. Also stored with containers is a hinged metal vespa case with two separate compartments, a round vespa container lid with holder for holding a lit match, and a green rock.
Collection Group: Clay Collection
Material(s): Wood
Ivory
Glass
Paper
Ivory
Wax
Metal
Stone?
Leather

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