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Authors

Authors
Title
Authors
Date 
ca. 1890
Medium 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 4 1/8 in. ( 1.9 x 8.3 x 10.5 cm )
Description 
"Authors" card game with 21 playing cards in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with books and the inscription, "AUTHORS/ MILTON BRADLEY CO., Springfield, Mass."; instructions printed on the box cover.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.533
Marks 
lithographed: on the box cover: "AUTHORS/ MILTON BRADLEY CO., Springfield, Mass."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group