Match Safe

Match Safe

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Description
Match safes were designed to hold friction matches. This one, made of metal covered with celluloid, advertises the L. Lamb Lumber Co. in Minneapolis, Minn.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
match safe
Associated Place
United States: Minnesota, Minneapolis
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 3/8 in; 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm x.9525 cm
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/16 in; 6.985 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.11125 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1780
catalog number
2006.0098.1780
accession number
2006.0098
collector/donor number
47D.7
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