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Consolidated Match UK, Match box

Core Record

Title Match box
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Manufactured For Consolidated Match UK
Date 1970-1979
Description A normal format match box, dating from the 1970s. The sliding inner container is vacuum formed PVC, whilst the outer slip is made of extruded polystyrene and has with striking strips (paper) attached to either side. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Accession Number PHSL : 199
Dimensions length 51mm, width 36mm, depth 15mm
Materials plastic, PS, polystyrene, PVC, polyvinyl chloride, paper
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Rights MoDiP has done its utmost to obtain clearance from all IPR holders before adding images to this catalogue, if you believe that any image has been used without permission please contact us on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Method extruded (outer), vacuum formed (inner)
Object Type box



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