Miniature candlestick

Classification: 
Date: 
1900-1925
Medium: 
Tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 3/4 in. ( 4.4 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Miniature tin candlestick, baluster-shaped.
Object Number: 
INV.10074
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1925
eMuseum Object ID: 
1825
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The London Game

Classification: 
Date: 
1898
Medium: 
Cardboard, wood, metal, bone
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 25 1/4 x 16 1/2 in. ( 4.8 x 64.1 x 41.9 cm )
Description: 
"The London Game" board game with thiry-seven cardboard letters, a metal postal carrier game piece, two bone die, two wooden dice cups stored in paper covered cardboard game board with a cardboard drawer in the side to hold the playing implements; board chromolithographed with a map of London with labeled streets, buildings and geographical highlights, each building numbered; inscription lithographed in the lower corner "THE/ LONDON/ GAME/ PARKER BROTHERS/ PATENTS SALEM MASS. PENDING/ USA".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.362
Marks: 
lithographed: on the lower right corner of the board: "THE/ LONDON/ GAME/ PARKER BROTHERS/ PATENTS SALEM MASS. PENDING/ USA"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1898
eMuseum Object ID: 
1795
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Game of Authors

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1 1/8 in. ( 10.8 x 7.3 x 2.9 cm )
Description: 
"Game of Authors" card game with 64 playing cards and an instruction card in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover inscribed, "GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N.Y.".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.542
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box: "GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N.Y."
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
1770
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Playday Stories

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 1/4 in. ( 23.8 x 19.7 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
"Playday Stories" children's book with 36 pages of stories, each illustrated with a print; chromolithographed cover of two young girls with golf clubs; cover inscribed, "PLAYDAY STORIES./McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK"; carboard cover bound with green fabric.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.541
Marks: 
lithographed: on the front cover: "PLAYDAY STORIES./McLOUGHLIN BROS./ NEW YORK"
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1769
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

The Game of Authors

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 7/8 x 5 5/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 2.2 x 14.3 x 9.8 cm )
Description: 
"The Game of Authors" card game with 30 playing cards and an instruction booklet in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with a medallion portrait of Longfellow; box cover inscription, "THE/ GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ PARKER BROTHERS, SALEM, MASS., U.S.A.".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.539
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE/ GAME/ OF/ AUTHORS/ PARKER BROTHERS, SALEM, MASS., U.S.A."
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1890
eMuseum Object ID: 
1768
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miniature cat figurine

Classification: 
Date: 
1910-1940
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 8.9 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Miniature ceramic cat figurine.
Object Number: 
INV.10286
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1940
eMuseum Object ID: 
1766
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Game of Authors

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 x 4 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 12.1 cm )
Description: 
"Game of Authors" card game with 35 playing cards in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with books and the inscription, "Game of/ AUTHORS/ MILTON BRADLEY CO., Springfield, Mass."; instructions printed on the underside of the box cover.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.534
Marks: 
lithogrphed: on the box cover: "Game of/ AUTHORS/ MILTON BRADLEY CO., Springfield, Mass."
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1763
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Still bank

Classification: 
Date: 
1840-1860
Medium: 
Metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 7 x 10.8 x 6.7 cm )
Description: 
Sheet metal box painted red converted into a still bank; shaped like a trunk with curved hinged lid and latch with padlock; inscriptions scratched on front.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr.
Object Number: 
1932.112a-c
Marks: 
scratched: on lid: "BANK/S.H.C./Cashier" scratched: beneath base: "Sidney"
Gallery Label: 
This cash box belonged to Sydney H. Carney, Sr., father of the donor, who lived in Lowell, MA.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1860
eMuseum Object ID: 
1725
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miniature figurine

Classification: 
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/4 x 3 x 1 3/4 in. ( 5.7 x 7.6 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Miniature glass swan figurine in nest.
Object Number: 
INV.10287
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1940
eMuseum Object ID: 
1690
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Miniature chamberstick

Classification: 
Date: 
1875-1900
Medium: 
Iron, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 3 in. ( 5.1 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Miniature enameled sheet iron chamberstick with gilt bands.
Object Number: 
INV.10132
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1900
eMuseum Object ID: 
1655
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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