Trench Football

Catalogue number
  • EPH 2579
Department
Exhibits
Materials
  • whole: wood
  • whole: metal
  • whole: glass
  • whole: paper
Dimensions
  • whole: Height 1.0 in, Length 9.5 in, Width 6.5 in
Alternative names
  • full name: Trench Football
  • simple name: GAME : British
Creator
Category
souvenirs and ephemera

© IWM (EPH 2579)

Purchase & License
Physical description

Trench Football dexterity game comprising rectangular box with wooden frame and glazed front, inside is a reconstruction of a twisting trench system with holes along the route through which a ball bearing must pass from the 'kick' spot at the base of the game box to the 'goal' being the Kaiser's mouth at the top, instructions for play are on the reverse.

History note

The object of the game is to roll a ball (bearing) from the start to the finish, in this case, the Kick Off to the Kaiser's mouth, via a circuitous route with traps in strategic places. The Rules for playing are pasted on the underside.

Printed

Trench Football

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