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The Country Fair

Object Number: 
2000.647
Date: 
ca. 1891
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 3/4 in. ( 3.2 x 16.5 x 12.1 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE COUNTY FAIR/ Published By/ PARKER BROTHERS/ Salem, Mass."
Description: 
"The County Fair" card game with 15 salesmen and merchandise cards with sales people such as "The Excitable Produce Dealer" and "Cigar Peddler", 22 shopper cards including "Farmer" and "Pretty Girl", and 17 money cards in a paper covered cardboard box; cover chromolithographed with an image of a man and three boys in front of a tent flying an American flag; box inscribed, "THE COUNTY FAIR/ Published By/ PARKER BROTHERS/ Salem, Mass."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group