Ordinary black matches, safety matches is the original design, from Sweden. As the match after ignition head is still black, as distinguished from, and later joined the security dye in the first match in medicine.
Match lighter than late invention. Lighter was invented in the 16th century, the invention of matches in the 19th century.
The past is generally believed that the lighter a drawn first appeared in the year 1505 in Nuremberg, Germany.