Contack

Object Number: 
2001.181
Date: 
1939
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/16 x 3 1/2 x 1 in. ( 11 x 8.9 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Contack board game comprised of 37 game pieces; each piece has a triangular shape with a number at each corner; 1 instruction booklet; cover lid "A FASCINATING GAME/CONTACK/TRADE MARK PATENT PENDING/COPYRIGHT 1939/PARKER BROTHERS, INC./SALEM, MASSACHUSETTS/NEW YORK, CHICAGO, LONDON/ MADE IN U.S.A./CONTACK/ EXCITING FUN"; an image of a theatre mask and a star on the front lid; colors are red, blue, white and pink.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Trudy & Howard Kaplan
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group