Wax Matches Box.; 2011.29.1 A+B

Name/Title

Wax Matches Box.

About this object

Green, Red, Blue coloured card with rough side for lighting matches.

Inscription on exterior label, " R. BELLS & CO'S/ NON POISONOUS/ ESTABLISHED (LONDON) 1832/ ROYAL WAX VESTA'S/ WELLINGTON." Inscription along the exterior side, " Not for use in forest areas."

Medium and Materials

Cardboard and Wax Matches

Inscription and Marks

Inscription on exterior label, " R. BELLS & CO'S/ NON POISONOUS/ ESTABLISHED (LONDON) 1832/ ROYAL WAX VESTA'S/ WELLINGTON."

Inscription along the exterior side, " Not for use in forest areas."

Measurements

77mm (Width), 44mm (Length), 15mm (Height).

Object Type

Cardboard

Object number

2011.29.1 A+B

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Box
Cardboard
Container
Matches
Smoking
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