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Game of War

Object Number: 
2000.483
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, wood
Dimensions: 
Each (figure): 6 1/2 in. × 2 in. × 3/4 in. (16.5 × 5.1 × 1.9 cm) Container (box): 1 5/8 × 10 1/8 × 7 3/8 in. (4.1
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "GAME of/ WAR/ COMPLETE WITH TOY SOLDIERS/ PISTOL AND AMMUNITION/ MILTON BRADLEY CO Springfield, Mass., U.S.A."
Description: 
"Game of War" table game (like ten-pins) with twenty lithographed soldiers (pins) on horsback tacked to wooden stands in a box; box cover lithographed with an image of a Spanish-American War battle and the inscription, "GAME of/ WAR/ COMPLETE WITH TOY SOLDIERS/ PISTOL AND AMMUNITION/ MILTON BRADLEY CO Springfield, Mass., U.S.A."; aprons lithographed with other battle images.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group