Card deck

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-24834

Description

52 playing cards; multi-colored. Labeled, "EXCELSIOR/ A. DOUGHERTY/ MANUFACTURER/ NEW YORK." Red patterned back.

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

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

1985.137

Places

New York state (United States)