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4U2C: Four Games in One
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Details

Object ID 000899

Object Name 4U2C: Four Games in One

Object Desc A box for a board game named 4U2C. It has a spin wheel lined with cards on the outside. It also advertises four games in one on the board in the box.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000815

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Game

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 1, Shelf 6

Object Date

Start Year Range 1920

End Year Range 1929

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords board games,McDowell Mfg. Co.,games,toys,4U2C,boxes,


Title 4U2C: Four Games in One

Description The box has a picture of a wheel on the front of the box with cards lined up around it, a witch in the bottom right corner of the box, and two black cats and an owl in the left. Front says "No 51 "Mac" 4U2C" on the top, then "Four games in one" to the left of the wheel, and "Fortune Telling Board" to the right of it. On the bottom of front cover it says "Mc Dowell MFG. Co Pittsburgh, P.A., U.S.A". Colors of the box are a light green, yellow, blue, red and black. Front and back are identical. All four sides have writing on, repeating the name of the game. Box is attached by clear tape so it cannot be opened.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 10

Length 10

Width 0.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker McDowell Manufacturing Co.

Maker Details Pittsburgh, P.A.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY000815

Description

Conditions

Date AUG 10,2013

Summary Poor

Assessor Jordan Beres

Notes The colors are very nice, but the entire box is almost covered in clear tape holding the box together, so much so that it is impossible to open it without cutting the tape. There is a large tear on the back cover. Edges show wear. It also has smudges on a few areas and a large brown stain on the back cover near the owl.


Events

Date AUG 10,2013

Summary Status change

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


Date AUG 10,2013

Summary Location change

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


Date JAN 7,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 14 from Cabinet 1 - automatic entry by admin


Date JUN 12,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 1, Shelf 6 from Room 1, Shelf 14 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes