The Game of Tri-Bang

Object Number: 
2000.372
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 7 3/4 x 15 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 19.7 x 39.4 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE GAME/ of/ Tri-/ BANG/ GEM/ SERIES/ COPYRIGHT 1888 by / McLOUGHLIN BRO'S./ NEW YORK."
Description: 
"Game of Tri-Bang" board game with 30 wooden playing pieces, a cardboard spinner with metal arrow and a paper board applied to the bottom half of the paper covered cardboard box; board has a grid of black and red squares divided in half and surrounded by floral decorated squares; box cover chromolithographed with a mother bird wearing a bonnet and pushing a carriage with two chicks; box cover inscribed, "THE GAME/ of/ Tri-/ BANG/ GEM/ SERIES/ COPYRIGHT 1888 by / McLOUGHLIN BRO'S./ NEW YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group