[Around the World - Untitled]
16 x 22.5 in (40.64 x 57.15 cm)
An unusual c. 1900 Parker Brothers board game with an 'around the world' theme. Players start in New York and work their way to London Paris, Amsterdam, Vienna, Rome, Naples, Constantinople, Cairo, Suez, Bombay, Calcutta Melbourne, Sidney, Hong Kong, Japan, Tacoma, San Francisco St. Louis Chicago, Washington and Boston, among others, before returning to New York. Important destinations are identified with photographic images. The whole is a combination of chromolithograph and photographic printing techniques. Undated and untitled.
Very good. Professionally restored. Image exhibits some scan distoration not present on actual gameboard.