Striking! Advertising Matches From Singapore
Singapore Graphic Archives
Published by In Plain Words and Temporary Press
Printed by Allegro Print
7.5 x 10.5 cm, 400 pages, color, glue bond, softcover
With its rectangular and pocket-friendly form, matchboxes plastered with advertisements once offered an affordable and portable means of marketing. This collection of over 350 covers from Singapore—each reproduced true to size—captures the city-state’s colourful modernisation during the 1970s to 1990s!