Game of Bang

Object Number: 
2000.373
Date: 
1903
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 7 7/8 x 15 5/8 in. ( 2.5 x 20 x 39.7 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "GAME of/ BANG/ PEARL SERIES/ COPYRIGHT 1903/ McLoughlin Brothers, New York"
Description: 
"Game of Bang" board game with six wooden playing pieces, a cardboard spinner with metal arrow and a paper board applied to the bottom half of the paper covered cardboard box; board has an outer path of black and red squares around the edge and an inner path of green and red circles all around a geometric design; box cover chromolithographed with a boy wearing a paper hat with a feather and carrying a wooden sword, a rifle and a back pack with a metal pan, he drags a toy cannon behind; box cover inscribed, "GAME of/ BANG/ PEARL SERIES/ COPYRIGHT 1903/ McLoughlin Brothers, New York".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group