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What is this?

Deck of playing cards illustrating the sights of Yellowstone National Park. Uniform decoration on backs of buffalo and wild flowers. Gray cardboard box with gilded lettering and one card listing other games by the same company.

This is a playing cards. It is dated ca. 1890 and we acquired it in 1955. Gift of Mrs. Dexter J. Purinton.

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Its medium is

laminated paper, photomechanical reproductions, cardboard box

Its dimensions are

Overall: 9.5 x 6.4 cm (3 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.)

This object was manufactured by The Cincinnati Game Company

This object was donated by Mrs. Dexter J. Purinton

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Playing Cards, Game of Yellowstone No. 1122, ca. 1890 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=30 July 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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