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Lotto

Lotto
Title
Lotto
Date 
ca. 1885
Medium 
Cardboard, paper, wood
Dimensions 
box: 2 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 5 1/4 in. ( 6 x 19.7 x 13.3 cm ) each card: 6 7/8 x 3 7/8 in. ( 17.5 x 9.8 cm )
Description 
"Lotto" a 'bingo'-type game with twenty-four printed cards and 75 wooden pieces each marked with a different number from 1 to 89 (missing 10) in a paper covered cardboard box; each card printed with three rows of nine rectangles, each having five numbers printed on them; box cover printed with the image of three cats and inscribed, "LOTTO/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N. Y."; instructions printed on the inside of the cover.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.457
Marks 
lithographed: on the cover: "LOTTO/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. N. Y."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group