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The Amusing Game of Innocence Abroad

Object Number: 
1992.12.8
Date: 
ca. 1888
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
board (open): 18 3/4 x 19 in. (47.6 x 48.3 cm)
Marks: 
lithographed: on board, top: "Innocence/Abroad" lithographed: on board, lower left corner: "Published by/PARKER BROS./Salem, Mass." lithographed: on board, bottom: "COPYRIGHTED 1888. [inside cartouche]" embossed: on label on outside of board: "The Amus
Description: 
Gameboard (folded in two) covered in red lacquered paper, with illustration consisting of map in various colors and set of boxes at top left with various items, prices, and instructions before starting on trip; map extends from depot at top of board to city depot at bottom right corner, with town at top; houses and geographical features drawn.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group