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Museums in Czechoslovakia matchbox label series 1964

Uncut matchbox label sheet illustrating museums from different parts of Czechoslovakia. Year: 1964 Designer: Vili Weinzettel Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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Matchbox labels advertising Prague hotels and restaurants 1968

Series of matchbox labels advertising hotels, restaurants, bars and cafes in Prague. Year: 1968 Designer: Manufacturer: Solo Sušice Source: Oliver Tomas

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Bruntál 750 year anniversary matchbox labels 1963

Matchbox labels series commemorating the 750th anniversary (1213-1963) of the town of Bruntál, Czechoslovakia. Year: 1963 Designer: Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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Czechoslovak National Spartakiad matchbox labels 1960

Series of matchbox labels produced by the Solo match factory in Lipnik, Czechoslovakia, on the occasion of the 1960 National Spartakiad. The text roughly translates as: “Train with us.” Year: 1959-60 Designer: Vili…

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Prague Zoo matchbox label series 1963

Matchbox label series featuring animals from the Prague zoo. Printed by the Solo matchworks in Lipník, Czechoslovakia, 1963. Year: 1963 Designer: Vili Weinzettel Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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‘Best builders of socialism’ matchbox labels 1960

Series of Czechoslovak matchbox labels promoting the election of socialist leaders. Series features illustrations of men and women from a wide variety of occupations (teachers, scientists, farmers, etc.) with the slogan (roughly translated):…

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2nd Summer Spartakiad of Allied Armies matchbox labels 1962

Series of Czechoslovak matchbox labels promoting the 2nd Summer Spartakiad of Allied Armies in 1962. Year: 1962 Designer: Vili Weinzettel Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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Orbis travel editions matchbox labels 1961

Czechoslovak matchbox label series advertising travel editions by Orbis Publications. Year: 1961 Designer: Source: Oliver Tomas

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Metra Blansko measuring instruments matchbox labels 1961

Metra Blansko measuring instruments 50 year anniversary (1911-1961) matchbox label series. Year: 1961 Designer: Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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Czechoslovak folk architecture illustrations 1961

Series of twenty matchbox labels featuring Czechoslovak folk architecture. Printed in 1961 by the Solo matchworks company. Year: 1961 Designer: Vili Weinzettel Manufacturer: Solo Source: Oliver Tomas

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Czechoslovak Red Cross (CCK) matchbox labels 1971

Czechoslovak Red Cross (CCK)matchbox label series produced by Solo Lipník in 1971. Year: 1971 Designer: Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Flickr

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Traditional Easter egg designs matchbox label series 1963

Czechoslovak matchbox label series featuring traditional folk art. Series consists of eleven labels depicting hand-painted Easter egg designs. Year: 1963 Designer: Manufacturer: Solo Lipník Source: Oliver Tomas

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