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Uncle Sam Scroll Game

Uncle Sam Scroll Game
Title
Uncle Sam Scroll Game
Date 
ca. 1888
Medium 
Wood, glass, paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. ( 4.4 x 31.8 x 34 cm )
Description 
Panorama in a wooden box with glass top revealing chromolithographed views on a long strip of paper housed on two spools and rotated with cranks; the paper has been dislodged from one of the spools making it impossible to see almost all of the views of Yankee Doodle; chromolithographed image of Yankee Doodle in a white top hat, blue coat with stars and red and white striped pants riding a horse visible; the sides of the box are covered with brown paper.
Credit Line 
The Liman Collection
Object Number 
2000.288
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group