Matchbook [Benson & Hedges]

Gregory Cooper Limited, Manufacturer;  British American Tobacco, Commissioned by; 


See full details

Details


Maker and Role
Gregory Cooper Limited, Manufacturer
British American Tobacco, Commissioned by
Description
Match book: cardboard covered with metallic gold foil. Front: “Special Filter / BENSON and HEDGES / CLOSE FLAP BEFORE STRIKING”. Back has B&H crest featuring motto “WHEN ONLY THE BEST WILL DO / TRADITIONALLY THE NAME / ASSOCIATED WITH PERFECTION / IN CIGARETTES / BENSON & HEDGES”. Base “GREGORY COOPER LTD., WGTN.”. No matches.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Signature/Marks and Type
Special Filter / BENSON and HEDGES / CLOSE FLAP BEFORE STRIKING Printed
WHEN ONLY THE BEST WILL DO / TRADITIONALLY THE NAME / ASSOCIATED WITH PERFECTION / IN CIGARETTES / BENSON & HEDGES Printed
GREGORY COOPER LTD., WGTN. Maker's Mark
Accession No
2016.167.51
Credit Line
Gregory Cooper Limited et al. Matchbook [Benson & Hedges], 2016.167.51. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Disclaimer

The development of MOTAT's online platform is a continual process. Records are updated regularly, with new information and images. There may be mistakes or omissions in the information provided and we welcome input from the public.

Explore by Colours

Subject Auto Tags

Collection Type

Production Place

 Share

 Do you know something about this object? Contact us or comment below.


Be the first to comment.