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Details

Object ID 000659

Object Name Lincoln Logs

Object Desc Box cover shows a village, and town set up, giving ideas of what can be built. with two sizes of red logs, 8 short, and 6 long. There are also two types of green long sticks for roofs. There are 16 perfectly flat, and 4 L shaped.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000627a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Toys

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Toy Window Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1923

End Year Range 1990

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Lincoln Logs,toys,construction set,American Toys,


Title Lincoln Logs

Description Box cover shows a village, and town set up, giving ideas of what can be built. with two sizes of red logs, 8 short, and 6 long. There are also two types of green long sticks for roofs. There are 16 perfectly flat, and 4 L shaped.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 1

Length 12.5

Width 10.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Above are the boxes dimensions. The long red longs are 7.5 inches long, .75 inch diameter. The short logs same diameter, 4.5 inches long. Both green planks are 12 inches long, .75 inches wide, but the L shaped ones tail is .3 of an inch long.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker American Toys

Maker Details On the box it says, "Name registered August 28, 1923, U.S. Patents 1,351,086 and 2,012,160." So it was probably made after 1923. Chicago, IL

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY627a-b

Description

Conditions

Date APR 2,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes The bottom of the box has a few stains, the top of the box is slightly warped on one side, all corners exhibit some ware, and tares. The logs and roof planks all look good, no issues.


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