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Azabu Jujuen Barbecue House

Object Number: 
2007.6.247
Date: 
ca. 1960-1980
Medium: 
Cardboard, ink, staple and striker
Dimensions: 
2 1/8 x 1 7/8 in (5.4 x 4.8 cm)
Description: 
Gray cardboard matchbook with reverse striker; "BARBECUE HOUSE" arched above "AZABU/JUJUEN," all in white, on front; "FOR SAFETY STRIKE ON BACK" in white on footer; "Ringo International, Inc., NY, NY SM" in white on manumark; "(212) 575-6651" in white on saddle; Japanese characters above "13 WEST 46 St./NEW YORK, N.Y. 10036" in white on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Joshua Shapiro
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group