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Fish Pond

Fish Pond
Title
Fish Pond
Date 
1909
Medium 
Cardboard, paper, wood
Dimensions 
box: 3/4 x 9 x 7 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 22.9 x 19.7 cm )
Description 
"Fish Pond" game in a paper coverd cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with an image of two boys sitting at the edge of a river holding fishing lines; interior of the box decorated with a scene of pond containing lily pads, fish and frogs, with 6 slits cut out in rows; 6 cardboard fish of various colors, with hole cut through to be caught by, and with their names printed on one side ("BASS", "SHAD") and numbers on the other; 2 wooden poles with string threaded through holes at end, with metal hooks at end of line; instructions printed on inside of cover.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.582
Marks 
lithographed: on the box cover: "FISH POND/ 4941/ MADE IN U.S.A./ MILTON BRADLEY CO. SPRINGFIELD, MASS. U.S.A."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group