Dexterity game

Dexterity game
Dexterity game
Title
Dexterity game
Date 
ca. 1930
Medium 
Paper, plastic, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 4 x 3 1/2 x 1 in. (10.2 x 8.9 x 2.5 cm)
Description 
Gold rectangular box handheld game depicting Normandy invasion with map and symbols of Eiffel Tower, Statue of Liberty, and planes labeled as Lindy, Chamberlin, Byrd with metal archway corners and red, white, and blue plastic capsules
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
2009.52.67
Marks 
Back paper label: NEW YORK TO PARIS AERO RACE/ PATENTS PENDING/ Fascinating : Interesting : Educational/ Place all three planes in teh hangar at New/ York, then land them in their corresponding/ colored hangars at Paris/ Played by Everybody/ This NEW CAPTIVATING GAME can be/ played by several people at one time. Each/ player is furnished with one game. The player/ who lands all three planes first shouts "PARIS"/ and is declared the WINNER./ BAR-ZIM TOY MFG. CO., INC./ NEW YORK, N.Y.
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Creative: Tronvig Group