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Fish pond

Object Number: 
2000.584
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Wood, cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 3/8 x 19 5/8 x 10 1/4 in. ( 3.5 x 49.8 x 26 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "FISH POND/ Milton Bradley Co., Springfield, Mass./ 4324"
Description: 
"Fish Pond" board game in a paper coverd carboard box; box cover chromolithographed with an image of two fish; interior of the box decorated with a scene of pond containing lily pads, fish and frogs, with 22 slits cut out in rows; 2 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; instructions printed on inside of cover.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group