W.W. Randall

Description (Brief)
Two celluloid sheets fastened together over rotating disks that display numbers. On the back of the counter, one disk displays numbers in the "Games" window and the other disk in the "Points" window. The front and back are printed with advertising. The back also has a list of materials associated with particular wedding anniversaries.
Advertising piece for W. W. Randall of New York City. "Diamonds are trumps when you buy them of W. W. Randall."
Currently not on view
Object Name
game counter
date made
after 1870
Baldwin & Gleason Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (fasteners material)
overall: 3.6 cm x 7.5 cm x .1 cm; 1 7/16 in x 2 15/16 in x 1/16 in
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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