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Lot 394

McLoughlin Bros. The World's Game of Base Ball

Estimate: $6,000 - $8,000

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Scarce McLoughlin Bros. The World's Game of Base Ball, ca. 1889, early game commemorating the first world exhibition tour of baseball lead by Albert Spalding, that included the Chicago White Socks and the All Americans, the colorful lid graphics also include images of Charles Comiskey and Robert Ferguson with equally colorful rules section on underside, attached gameboard in box bottom, 16'' x 9''. Provenance: The Collection of Bud & Judy Newman.

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Condition

Apron loss to one side and part of another, bottom sides are fragile with wear, missing spinner and tokens, cover, instructions and game board retain bright, colorful imagery.

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