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Pit

Object Number: 
2001.123
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 5 1/2 x 1 in. ( 10.2 x 14 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Pit card game comprising of a 65 piece set; 64 playing cards; 1 instruction leaflet; 1 box and cover "BULL AND BEAR EDITION/PIT/PATENTED IN GREAT BRITAIN/U.S. PATENT. MARCH 22, 1904/EXCITING for EVERYONE/PARKER BROTHER INCORPORATED/SALEM, MASS., U.S.A." in burgundy.
Gallery Label: 
Pit, the fast-paced stet game from Parker Brothers, simulating the excitement of the trading floor has been popular since its introduction in 1904.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Carol Colby Tanenbaum
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group