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£80.00Vintage Game - Parker Bros Lowell Thomas Travel Game World Cruise - Circa 1937 USA

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Condition (used):  generally fair for age in poor box (see below) - this set is missing 1 from 16 of the red cards and 1 from 100 of the $100 notes (although I may have miscounted) otherwise this set is complete, this set includes the following elements: travelers cheques, 15 $500; 99/100 $100; 35 $50; 16 blue cards; 15/16 red cards; 5 of each of 4 different Mode Of Travel cards; 2 dice; 1 folding board; 6 card markers; 6 wooden playing pieces; 2 instructions leaflets; 1 Q&A leaflet for globe trotters and 1 Q&A leaflet for young people - the box is very worn with some edge/corner wear, all corners are damaged, with numerous rips/tears etc, tape marks/residue and general marks/wear/grubbiness, the leaflets are quite worn  with some loose pages, pencil marks, some light creasing, grubbiness and minor discolouration/tanning and light foxing, the board is in fairly good shape with a very good playing surface and some fairly minor marks to the reverse including two 4cm brown stains with some minor associated blistering, the card markers are quite good apart from one which has a small section cut from one corner, the currency is fair general marks and wear, the cards are quite good with light wear, the wooden playing pieces are good with minor paint loss, the dice are poor with severe degradation, otherwise the contents are generally fair with fairly minor marks commensurate with age and use.

Identifying marks or labels etc:   "Copyright 1937 By Parker Brothers Inc Salem Mass New York London" on Q&A leaflet, "Made In USA" on box lid and board.

Other information:   an interesting and very rare old game old game from Parker Brothers - may be of some interest to a collector.

Approximate dimensions:    68cm (box length), 35cm (box width).

Approximate weight:  2450g.

Price £80.

Approximate Condition Descriptors

Poor:  May have many faults, blemishes and defects. Suitable for spares or restoration.
Fair:  May have a few faults, blemishes and defects but generally sound.
Good:  May have a few very minor blemishes.
Very Good: Generally in good condition with only a few very minor signs of wear.
Excellent: Near mint to mint condition.

Vintage Game - Parker Bros Lowell Thomas Travel Game World Cruise - Circa 1937 USA - £80.00