Matchbook [Dominion Jewellers]

Advertising Matches Limited, Manufacturer;  Dominion Jewellers (1968) Limited, Commissioned by; 


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Maker and Role
Advertising Matches Limited, Manufacturer
Dominion Jewellers (1968) Limited, Commissioned by
Description
Match book. Cardboard. Gold. Front: “N.Z.” Depicts kiwi. Back “’THE KIWI’ / Nocturnal flightless bird / found only in New / Zealand. Uses its long / sensitive beak in search / of food.”. Inside: “DOMINION JEWELLERS / (1968) LTD. / 90 QUEEN STREET / SOUVENIR SPECIALIST / IN MAORI ARTS / & CRAFTS / OPEN SATURDAY / 7 SUNDAY / FOR TOUR BOATS”. Location map inside book. Base "Advertising Matches Ltd., Box641 Wgtn" Contains matches, cardboard with white striking heads.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Signature/Marks and Type
Advertising Matches Ltd., Box641 Wgtn Maker's Mark
N.Z. Printed
’THE KIWI’ / Nocturnal flightless bird / found only in New / Zealand. Uses its long / sensitive beak in search / of food. Printed
DOMINION JEWELLERS / (1968) LTD. / 90 QUEEN STREET / SOUVENIR SPECIALIST / IN MAORI ARTS / & CRAFTS / OPEN SATURDAY / 7 SUNDAY / FOR TOUR BOATS Printed
Accession No
2016.167.34
Credit Line
Advertising Matches Limited et al. Matchbook [Dominion Jewellers], 2016.167.34. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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