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O'Grady's Goat: A Merry Game

Object Number: 
2000.657
Date: 
ca. 1895
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 7 5/8 in. ( 3.2 x 15.6 x 19.4 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: on box cover: "O'GRADY'S/ GOAT/ A Merry Game/ MILTON BRADLEY CO. SPRINGFIELD MASS".
Description: 
"O'Grady's Goat: A Merry Game" card game with 89 strips of uncut playing cards and an instruction sheet in a paper covered cardboard box; box lithographed with the head of a smiling goat breaking through a globe with a banner around its center with images of goats pulling carts; box inscribed, "O'GRADY'S/ GOAT/ A Merry Game/ MILTON BRADLEY CO. SPRINGFIELD MASS".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group