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FUSEE BOX [1 record]

Record 1 - external organization data 2014-04-28


Subject field(s)
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
  • Compartment - Parks Canada
Universal entry(ies)
classification system code, see observation

A container found in a variety of materials with a lid and sometimes with a striking surface. It is also designed so that it can contain matches of variable sizes.


Function: Used to hold and, when fitted with a striking surface, to light matches.


Not to be confused with: BOX, MATCH (E400:05-01061); HOLDER, MATCH (B080:02-00250); SAFE, MATCH (C160:03-00377); TIN, MATCH (E400:05-01563).


Terms and definition officialized by the Parks Canada classification and terminological standardization system. This system is designed specifically around the Parks Canada national historical collection. All the designations for objects (regionalisms, anglicisms, archaisms, alternate spellings, etc.), are included as synonyms and can be used in the context of Parks Canada.


02-00265: Parks Canada classification system code.


  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
  • Tiroir - Parcs Canada
Entrée(s) universelle(s)
classification system code, see observation

Récipient en bois ou en métal, fermé par un couvercle, parfois muni d'un frottoir.


Fonction : Sert à contenir et à protéger des allumettes.


Ne pas confondre avec : Porte-allumettes (C160:03-00377), porte-allumoirs (B080:02-00303), support à boîte à allumettes (B080:02-00250).


Termes et définition conformes au système de classification et de normalisation des termes de Parcs Canada. Ce système reflète spécifiquement la collection nationale historique de Parcs Canada. Toutes les désignations d'objets (régionalismes, anglicismes, archaïsmes, variantes orthographiques et autres) sont incluses parmi les synonymes et peuvent être utilisées dans le contexte de Parcs Canada.


02-00265 : code du système de classification de Parcs Canada.


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