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1920

  • Work on this object ended.

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Matchsafe In The Form Of A Boot (USA), ca. 1910

This is a Matchsafe in the form of a boot. It is dated ca. 1910 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is vulcanite. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

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

Its dimensions are

7.3 x 4.5 x 1.8 cm (2 7/8 x 1 3/4 x 11/16 in. )

It has the following markings

No marks

Cite this object as

Matchsafe In The Form Of A Boot (USA), ca. 1910; vulcanite; 7.3 x 4.5 x 1.8 cm (2 7/8 x 1 3/4 x 11/16 in. ); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-596-a/j

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18495651/ |title=Matchsafe In The Form Of A Boot (USA), ca. 1910 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=19 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>