December 03, 2021 09:00 AM EST Downingtown, PA


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Early Victorian parlor game

Early Victorian parlor game, with a painted wood box, having an ornate painted cast iron top with instructions on underside, the center hinged piece lifts to reveal eight paper reels, with sentence fragments which in combination with wording in cast portion, above create amusing sentences very much like our modern game "Mad Libs", 15 1/2" x 5 1/2". Provenance: Collection of Diane and Steve Olin.

Competitive in-house shipping is available for this lot.

Condition:Some wear to box edges, some losses to instruction sheet, overall very good to excellent condition.

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
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