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Criss Cross Spelling Slips: Dog & Goose

Object Name: Picture puzzle box
Date: ca. 1890
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Medium: Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 x 11 1/4 x 10 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 28.6 x 26.7 cm )
Place made: North America, United States, New York
Description: "Criss Cross Spelling Slips: Dog & Goose" paper covered cardboard puzzle box, with cover illustration of a dog; box cover inscribed, "CRISS CROSS/ SPELLING SLIPS/ DOG AND GOOSE/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. NEW YORK.".
Credit Line: The Liman Collection
Object Number: 2000.430
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Marks: lithographed: on the box cover: "CRISS CROSS/ SPELLING SLIPS/ DOG AND GOOSE/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. NEW YORK.".

Bibliography:

Hofer, Margaret K. "The Games We Played: The Golden Age of Board & Table Games." New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2003.

Exhibitions:

"The Games We Played: Victorian Games from the Liman Collection," New-York Historical Society, December 4, 2001-March 24, 2002.