Polish Olympic Matchbox Labels

September 19th, 2011

It’s hard to imagine such beautiful labels being printed so small. The illustrations were done for the Tokyo Olympic Games in 1964. Tokio is the Polish spelling. They would make great posters if blown up wall-size.

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Posted by on 09/19/11 in 1960s

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  1. Paris Vega says:

    I had a teacher once that said, if it looks good at 1 inch square it will look good at any size.

  2. Josh Rich says:


    (And nothing says high-level sports like smoking.)

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