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Atomic Bomb

Atomic Bomb
Atomic Bomb
ca. 1945
Paper, plastic, metal
Overall: 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 in. (10.8 x 8.3 x 2.5 cm)
Blue rectangular shaped box handheld game with black and yellow image of atomic bomb and the island of Japan with two plastic capsules with metal balls inside representing bombs, text: THE A.C. GILBERT COMPANY/ NEW HAVEN, CONN., U.S.A./ PRINTED IN U.S.A; / ATOMIC/ BOMB/ TOKYO/ HIROSHIMA/ NAGASAKI
Credit Line 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group