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Table game

Object Number: 
Z.942.1a-d-.208
Date: 
ca. 1894
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Each (box): 2 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (5.1 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm)
Marks: 
stamped: on top of box in gold: "GAME OF/[elaborate scroll]NUMERICA" written: in pencil on bottom of box: "H1 2/8666/20" printed: under illustration of family playing game: "The Game Numerica as it is played" printed: in black on instruction booklet
Description: 
Table game consisting of 208 squares of cardboard, each colored purple, yellow, orange, or green, with numbers from 1 to 13 printed on one side, and instruction booklet; in square cardboard box covered with red paper with gold stamped scrolls and inscriptions, with separate piece of cardboard dividing interior of box into four compartments; also included, folded picture of four people seated at a table playing game, with squares filled in with color.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group