Huge Shop Advertising Regular Safety Matchbox

Huge Shop Advertising Regular Safety Matchbox

Code: CE445

Dimensions:

W: 19cm (7.5")H: 6cm (2.4")L: 30.5cm (12")

£75.00 Approx $92.94, €82.96

A rare and very large matchbox dating to approximately the 1920s, and intended as a shop advertising piece. It was made to advertise 'The Regular Safety Match' made by Joseph Franses & Co Ltd. It is just a larger size version of a normal size matchbox with label to the top, slide inner and striking panels to the sides. It contains about 40 very long original matches. 

Condition: Fair with some wear and soiling.