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50th Anniversary, Belmont Park

Object Number: 
2008.47.134
Medium: 
Cardboard, striker, metal staple
Dimensions: 
Overall (closed): 1 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 5/16 in. (5 x 3.8 x 0.8 cm)
Description: 
20 stick matchbook with dark green exterior. Front and back covers with multicolored logo of thoroughbred horse galloping across finish line and white and yellow text 50TH ANNIVERSARY / BELMONT PARK. Saddle with 1955 in yellow and white lettering. Plain interior.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lila A. Morris
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group