Game of Star Authors

Object Number: 
2000.752
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 5 x 6 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 12.7 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "GAME OF/ AUTHORS/ ILLUSTRATED./ McLOUGHLIN BROS/ NEW-YORK."
Description: 
"Game of Star Authors, Illustrated" card game with 18 playing cards in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with a bust of Shakespeare on a bookshelf; box cover inscription, "GAME OF/ AUTHORS/ ILLUSTRATED./ McLOUGHLIN BROS/ NEW-YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group