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The Fishpond Game

Object Number: 
INV.7873
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, metal, string
Dimensions: 
box: 1 3/4 x 22 5/8 x 4 in. ( 4.4 x 57.5 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on paper label affixed to top of lid: "The/FISHPOND/A/POPULAR/AMUSEMENT/FOR BOYS AND GIRLS OF ALL AGES" written: in black crayon on bottom of box: "Ghillclagh/FishHill/Village/New York"
Description: 
Game consisting of six wooden "fishing rods" and forty-two wooden blocks representing the fishes; in original wooden box with hinged lid with "Rules for the Fishpond Game" pasted inside.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group