Matchbox: Metal

Production date
Circa 1909
Copper coloured tin matchbox with hinged lid and relief text on the top "Duncan's wax vestas Melbourne" . Strikeplate on base. Floating tray inside box has relief text "non-poisonous"
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Owned by William Burton, a Lyttelton man who was the last surviving member of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910 - 1913.: Mr William Burton
Dimensions (LxWxH): 75 x 38 x 22mm (2 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 7/8")
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