Farrago

Object Number: 
2000.679
Date: 
1882
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 4 in. ( 3.2 x 14 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "PROC/ LA/ MA/ TION./ COM/ WITH/ TELE/ FAR/ MICRO/ SMALL/ FARRAGO/ UNDER PATENT OF JULY 26, 1882/ SELCHOW & RIGHTER, PUBLISHERS, N.Y./ COPYRIGHTED 1882."
Description: 
"Farrago" card game with 216 syllable cards and an instruction sheet in a paper covered cardboard box; box lithographed in red with a parade of comical figures carrying banners; box cover inscribed, "PROC/ LA/ MA/ TION./ COM/ WITH/ TELE/ FAR/ MICRO/ SMALL/ FARRAGO/ UNDER PATENT OF JULY 26, 1882/ SELCHOW & RIGHTER, PUBLISHERS, N.Y./ COPYRIGHTED 1882."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group