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Contack game
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Details

Object ID 000663

Object Name Contack game

Object Desc Red box, with four rows of flat colored round playing chips, 52 of each color, red, white, and blue. There is two score keeping pads, one rule booklet, and a hexagonal shaped box with 36 flat small triangular pieces that have a different number in corner.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000632a-f

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Game

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Cabinet 1, Shelf 2

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Contack,Parker Brothers,games,toys,


Title Contack game

Description Red box, with four rows of flat colored round plastic playing chips, 52 of each color, red, white, and blue. There is two score keeping pads, one rule booklet, and a hexagonal shaped box with 36 flat small triangular pieces that have a different color and number in each corner.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 1.75

Length 10.25

Width 4.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The boxes dimensions are above. The diameter of the identical play chips is 1.5 inches. The hexagon box is 4 by 4 across, and 1 inch tall. The triangles are equalateral so all sides are 1.25 inches long. They are flat also. Score pad is 3 by 4, and rule book is 3.25 by 3.75 inches.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Parker Brothers

Maker Details Salem, New York, Chicago and London. This game was made in the U.S.A. The copyright year is 1939.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY632a-f

Description

Conditions

Date APR 2,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes The outside of the red box is very dirty, several spots and stains. The score pads paper is alittle yellowed. Otherwise everything else about this game looks new.


Events

Date SEP 11,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date SEP 11,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1 from Toy Window Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date DEC 17,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 2 from Cabinet 1 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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