Scope and Content

Silver matchbox. Steel etched with floral design, copper pin for hinge. No makers mark or stamp. Owned by Fereydoun Djam. Condition: scorched inside where used.

Access Information

Open access. However, due to the format of the item, please contact SOAS Library in advance of your visit.

Restrictions Apply


Place of origin: ? Iran

Archivist's Note

Descriptive text from former entry on SOAS Brunei Gallery catalouge


Custodial History

Following its donation to SOAS by the Fereydoun Djam Charitable Trust in 2011, this item was held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery art collection between 2011-2015 [Reference: SOASAW 2011.0228.11]