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Patriotic Old Maid Card Game, Milton Bradley Co., c. 1900.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$154$125

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Patriotic Old Maid Card Game, Milton Bradley Co., c. 1900. Sixteen pairs of cards monochromatic lithographically printed cards, plus the Old Maid (thirty-three cards), featuring a pair of cards with the portrait of George Washington signed "M- Bradley Co. Sc."; and another pair with the E Pluribus Unum crest with a pine tree flag at the top; along with: cards depicting a bowing man wearing a top hat; the cow jumping over the moon; Little Jack Horner; three men in a tub; a female archer; and others, in a tin box, each card 2 x 3 in.
Estimate $100-150


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Keywords

Milton Bradley Co., George Washington, Entertainment, Gaming, Human behavior, Old Maid, Playing card

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