Game of Napoleon: The Little Corporal
Wood, cardboard, paper, metal
Overall: 1 1/4 x 17 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 44.4 x 44.4 cm )
"Game of Napoleon: The Little Corporal" board game in a paper covered wood and carboard box with a drawer in the right sude to hold the playing pieces and the board applied across the bottom half of the box; board a winding path of laureled medallions and cartouche vignettes detailing the Life of Napoleon Bonaparte, including the coronation, crossing the alps, Waterloo and the exile to Elba; ox cover chromolithographed with a medallion full-length portrait, an image of the coronation, the Battle of Lodi and a seated medallion portrait; box cover inscribed, "GAME/ OF/ NAPOLEON/ THE/ LITTLE CORPORAL? THE CORONATION/ LODI/ Copyrighted 1895 Parker Brothers/ SALEM/ PARKER BROTHERS/ MASS USA"; playing pieces include a spinner with a metal arrow and and thirteen wooden playing pieces.
The Liman Collection
lithographed: on the box cover: "GAME/ OF/ NAPOLEON/ THE/ LITTLE CORPORAL? THE CORONATION/ LODI/ Copyrighted 1895 Parker Brothers/ SALEM/ PARKER BROTHERS/ MASS USA"
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