Circular match box made of phenol formaldehyde

Made:
1920-1940 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Circular match box made of phenol formaldehyde and a central screw made of brass, with a large number of safety matches and a pad for striking matches, unsigned, British, 1920-1940

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
2005-362
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), paper (fibre product), phenol formaldehyde (unspecified)
type:
match box
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • storage box
credit:
Frangenberg, Tomas

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