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Game of Words and Sentences

Object Number: 
2000.642
Date: 
ca. 1885
Medium: 
Wood, cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 5/8 x 5 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 4.1 x 14.6 x 12.1 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "GAME OF/ WORDS/ AND/ SENTENCES/ MILTON BRADLEY & CO., Springfield, Mass."
Description: 
"Game of Words and Sentences" table game with 288 cardboard tiles printed with letters in a paper-covered wood box; box cover has a chromolithographed image of a man and a woman in a medallion surrounded by flowering branches; underside of cover printed "POOL" within decorative border; box inscribed, "GAME OF/ WORDS/ AND/ SENTENCES/ MILTON BRADLEY & CO., Springfield, Mass."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group