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Vesta boxes

Author: Roger Fresco-Corbu
Publisher: Guildford : Lutterworth, 1983.
Series: Antique pocket guide.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The production of portable decorative containers for matches began some time in the mid-19th century. They were known at first as fusee boxes or vesta boxes. This title gives practical advice to help  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Fresco-Corbu
ISBN: 0718825829 9780718825829
OCLC Number: 11343692
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction 1. Precious Metals 2. Base Metals 3. Metal Novelties 4. Miscellaneous Materials 5. Advertising 6. Commemoratives 7. Combination boxes 8. Hints on Collection and Price Giudelines Books for further reading Index
Series Title: Antique pocket guide.
Responsibility: by Roger Fresco-Corbu.

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