1933 WORLDS FAIR Original Box w/ Marbles, Bag, Knee Pad

Up for auction is an original box of marbles by Master Marbles. It is the 1933 Chicago World's Fair - Century of Progress - College Collection set. This set is original and complete! The box itself shows some wear from being stored for at least the last 30 years at the same house. The corners show some wear: The top and bottom corners of the lid are split. The upper corner split extends about 1/2 the way across the edge. The upper left corner of the bottom section of the box is split. These condition issues are shown in the following photos and as previously stated are from being stored for many years. The box measures 6" by 8 1/2" and contains 60 marbles, a marble bag, a knee pad, and an illustration from the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. The contents appear to have never been played with! T are 54 Master Marble clear marbles: 9 each of blue, green, white, red, yellow, and a lavender or grey color. The yellow and green fluoresce under blacklight. Additionally, t are 6 orange/white moss agates for a total of 60 marbles. The marble bag is a yellow chamois-like cloth with the following printed on it: " Century of Progress Chicago 1933 Master Marbles ". The knee pad is brown and is still supple. The illustration fits inside the top lid and is a view of the World's Fair. The inside liners (dividers) are present and intact. The top side ... read more