Literary Salad

Object Number: 
2000.523
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/4 x 6 5/8 x 5 1/8 in. ( 3.2 x 16.8 x 13 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "LITERARY/ SALAD/ A GAME OF/ QUOTATIONS/ PARKER/ BROTHERS/ INCORPORATED/ SALEM, MASS.,/ U.S.A."
Description: 
"Literary Salad: A Game of Quotations" card game with a paper covered cardboard box with cover chromolithographed with a medallion image of a woman in a cap and gown and two torches; cover inscribed, "LITERARY/ SALAD/ A GAME OF/ QUOTATIONS/ PARKER/ BROTHERS/ INCORPORATED/ SALEM, MASS.,/ U.S.A."; box contains instruction booklet, advertising sheet and 48 playing cards.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group