Card deck

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-24833

Description

52 playing cards; green patterned bank; multi-colored; labeled: "EXCELSIOR/ A. DOUGHERTY/ MANUFACTURER/ 18(?) BEEKMAN STREET/ NEW YORK".

Details

Descriptive Terms

playing cards
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
DECK, CARD

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Dougherty, A., 1885 (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Game

Dimensions

3.5 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.136

Places

New York state (United States)