The Peculiar Game of My Wife and I

Object Number: 
2000.572
Date: 
ca. 1890
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/8 x 6 1/2 x 5 in. ( 2.9 x 16.5 x 12.7 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "THE PECULIAR GAKE of/ MY WIFE AND I/ PARKER BROS/ PUBLISHERS/ SALEM-MASS./ MY WIFE & I GOING TO TOWN"
Description: 
"The Peculiar Game of My Wife and I" card game with instruction booklet and 94 playing cards in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover lithographed with illustration of a man and woman riding a horse drawn cart; cover inscribed, "THE PECULIAR GAME of/ MY WIFE AND I/ PARKER BROS/ PUBLISHERS/ SALEM-MASS./ MY WIFE & I GOING TO TOWN".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group