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The Bomber

Object Number: 
2009.52.51
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Paper, plastic, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 5 x 1/2 in. (11.4 x 12.7 x 1.3 cm)
Description: 
Red rectangular box handheld game with cardboard cut out of a bomber plane and four wooden pegs, background landscape scene with text: THE/ BOMBER/ Load the Bomb/ in place
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group