Object Title

Match lighter

Match lighter

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XXVIF.120

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Physical Description

Comprising a simple tube of silver through which is threaded the match of white cotten loosely bound with a separate white thread. The two ends of the match are connected by a red silk cord having a green tassel at one end.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The length of the holder is 75 mm, the overall length including the match is 300mm. Weight: The weight of the object is less than .025 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places India