Object Title

Match holder

Match holder

Date

1801-1830

Object Number

XXVIF.38 C

Provenance

Presented by the East India Company, 1851.

Physical Description

In the form of a plain cylinder of ivory through which is pushed a length of white match and a twisted thread that forms a suspension loop.

Dimensions

Dimensions: The length of the cylinder is 73 mm, the diameter is 20 mm. Weight: The weight is 0.025 kg.

Inscriptions and Marks

None.

Associations