Madame Morrow's Fortune Telling Cards

Madame Morrow's Fortune Telling Cards
Madame Morrow's Fortune Telling Cards
Title
Madame Morrow's Fortune Telling Cards
Date 
1886
Medium 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions 
box: 1 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 2.5 x 15.9 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
"Madame Morrow's Fortune Telling Cards" card game with 36 playing cards and an instruction sheet in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover lithographed with a seated woman surrounded by a group of dwarfs; box cover inscribed, "MADAME MORROW'S/ FORTUNE TELLING/ CARDS".
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.307
Marks 
lithogrphed: on the box cover: "MADAME MORROW'S/ FORTUNE TELLING/ CARDS"
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