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Personalized Monopoly Patent Art, Darrow, 1935

$128.00 USD

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TITLE: Board Game Apparatus
INVENTOR: Charles Darrow
YEAR: 1935
PRINT#: D6082S

Charles Darrow was an unemployed salesman and inventor living in Germantown, PA who was struggling with odd jobs to support his family in the years following the great stock market crash of 1929. Remembering his summers spent in Atlantic City, NJ Darrow drew the streets of Atlantic City on his kitchen tablecloth in his spare time and found pieces of material to form little hotels, houses and other tokens for a game. Family and friends began playing his game and soon Darrow was manufacturing it and selling it for $4. As it gained in popularity, Parker Brothers contacted Darrow and purchased the rights to make & sell it, eventually making Darrow a millionaire!-PS
Reproduction of the original patent artwork and application submitted to the US Patent Office.
Art is printed on premium, heavy-weight art paper for an aged and authentic look
Framed art is double-matted and presented in a high-quality wooden & glass frame
All components are proudly made in the USA!
Also available Personalized - enter the Print # in the search box above to find the listing for this item that is customizable with copy you provide.
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Prints typically ship same day and framed art ships by the next business day.

Size and Specs

11x14 Size
Overall frame size 13-1/4" x 16-1/4"
Product weight is 3 lbs
Mat is 2" in width around art
Personalization area size is 4" x 1"
Double-matted: charcoal (top) and black (bottom)
Frame is sealed and includes hanging hardware

16x20 Size
Overall frame size is 18-1/4" x 22-1/4"
Product weight is 5 lbs
Mat is 2.5" in width around art
Personalization area size is 5" x 1.5"
Double-matted: charcoal (top) and black (bottom)
Frame is sealed and includes hanging hardware

Include up to 3 lines of copy with max 40 characters per line
Copy will be centered
Include any special instructions in the "Notes" area at checkout
Example Personalization Copy
Line 2: Thanks for your ideas and leadership
Line 3: Concept Products


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