Matchbook [Teal]

Bryant and May's Safety Matches, Manufacturer;  Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by; 


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Maker and Role
Bryant and May's Safety Matches, Manufacturer
Tasman Empire Airways Limited, Commissioned by
Description
Yellow and white empty matchbook with brown decoration. The cover tucks underneath the striking surface which runs across the bottom. On it is the image of a pineapple with a tropical scene and the TEAL logo (a stylised bird) inside it. It also says "fiji / fly TEAL" in brown. Along the top edge is "Tasman Empire Airways Limited" and along the bottom edge "Bryant & May's Safety Matches Made in England". The matches have been removed along with the staple that held them in.
Collection
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper
Signature/Marks and Type
fiji / fly TEAL Printed
TASMAN EMPIRE AIRWAYS LIMITED Printed
BRYANT & MAY'S SAFETY MATCHES. MMADE IN ENGLAND Printed
Accession No
2004.589
Credit Line
Bryant and May's Safety Matches et al. Matchbook [Teal], 2004.589. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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