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Two Boxes of Cigar Cap Matches, by Hermann & Gabriel, Austria, c. 1845

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Inventory Number: 27243
Object Type:
Place Created: Austria Europe
Brief Description: Two boxes of matches with striking surface on top of lid. One box is red, the other blue. The trade label identifies them as "Viennese waterproof ... in bright colours", referring to the matches rather than the boxes.
Primary Inscriptions: Both boxes have a printed label: "Wiener wasserdichte | SALON-ZÜNDHÖLZCHEN | in bunten Farben. | Hermann & Gabriel"
Collection Group:
Material(s): Wood
Card
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
56 40 mm

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