Compliments of National India Rubber Company Matchsafe
This is a matchsafe. It was manufactured by Whitehead & Hoag Company. It is dated ca. 1905 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is metal, celluloid. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
Overall: 6.8 x 4 x 1.1 cm (2 11/16 x 1 9/16 x 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Compliments of National India Rubber Company Matchsafe; Manufactured by Whitehead & Hoag Company (United States); USA; metal, celluloid; Overall: 6.8 x 4 x 1.1 cm (2 11/16 x 1 9/16 x 7/16 in.); Gift of Stephen W. Brener and Carol B. Brener; 1978-146-2
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Virtue in Vice.