Matchbox; R Bell & Co; [?]; CT7.41b

Name/Title

Matchbox

About this object

Matchbox; a rectangular metal matchbox with hinged lid. The lid is embossed with a logo for R Bell and Co, New Zealand. A striking surface is adhered to one side.

Maker

R Bell & Co

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on the lid: 'R BELL & Co / No.4 / ESTBD 1832 / NEW ZEALAND'

Measurements

h 22mm x l 70mm x w 38mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, home economics, the house

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT7.41b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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