See more objects with the color rosybrown antiquewhite lightgrey darkgrey sienna or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1982

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Matchsafe (probably England)

This is a Matchsafe. We acquired it in 1982. Its medium is porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener. It is credited Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 6.6 x 3.6 cm (2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Matchsafe (probably England); porcelain; H x diam.: 6.6 x 3.6 cm (2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1982-23-286

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18534225/ |title=Matchsafe (probably England) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 September 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>