Game of Dr. Fusby, M.D., A. S. S.

Game of Dr. Fusby, M.D., A. S. S.
Game of Dr. Fusby, M.D., A. S. S.
Title
Game of Dr. Fusby, M.D., A. S. S.
Date 
ca. 1890
Medium 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 1 x 3 x 4 1/8 in. ( 2.5 x 7.6 x 10.5 cm ) each card: 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 8.6 x 6.7 cm )
Description 
"The Game of Dr. Fusby" card game with twenty-seven chromolithographed playing cards in a paper covered cardboard box; three sets of four cards and five sets of thre cards each represent a family, Fusby, Brier, Sly, Dark, Grabb, Ox, Pepper and Cod; box cover lithographed with an illustration of Dr. Fusby holding a skull; box cover inscribed, "GAME OF/ DR. FUSBY/ M.D. A.S.S./ McLOUHGLIN BRO'S NEW YORK".
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.564
Marks 
lithographed: on the cover: "GAME OF/ DR. FUSBY/ M.D. A.S.S./ McLOUGHLIN BRO'S NEW YORK".
Bibliography 
Hofer, Margaret K. "The Games We Played: The Golden Age of Board & Table Games." New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2003.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group