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Matchbox Holder

From the Collection of Victorian Maritime Centre 220 The Esplanade Crib Point Victoria

Description
Metal souvenir matchbox holder – rectangle in shape with one side open for match strike – silver coloured metal – embossed shipping line logo and flag in enamel.
Size
6 x 3.5 x 2 cm
Object Registration
M0004
Keywords
matchbox cover, souvenir, cruise ships
Historical information
This is a souvenir which was sold on cruise ships to passengers wishing to have a memento of their holiday. This matchbox case was part of a collection by Debbie Benson & family which the VMC purchased part of, the remainder was donated by D. Benson.
When Made
Circa 1970s
Made By
Angus & Coote (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Enamelled logo for MV Manunda - EPNS
Last updated
22 Jul 2017 at 3:43PM