Old Fashioned Jack Straws

Object Number: 
2000.653
Date: 
1888
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper, wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 4 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 11.4 x 15.9 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "OLD FASHIONED/ JACK STRAWS/ McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS/ NEW YORK."
Description: 
"Old Fashioned Jack Straws" table game with 57 wooden pick-up-sticks in the shape of farm tools, an instruction sheet and a metal hook with a wooden handle in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover chromolithographed with two children in colonial style dress surrounded by pick-up-sticks; box cover lithographed, "OLD FASHIONED/ JACK STRAWS/ McLOUGHLIN BROTHERS/ NEW YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group