Blown Up Steamer and Fire Engine Puzzle

Object Number: 
2000.392
Date: 
ca. 1885
Medium: 
Wood, cardboard, paper
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "The Blown up/ STEAMER/ A FIRE ENGINE/ PUZZLE/ MILTON BRADLEY Co. SPINGFIELD, MASS."
Description: 
"Blown Up Steamer a Fire Engine Puzzle" picture puzzle with twenty-six cardboard pieces chromolithographed with an image of a steam-fire engine with all the parts labeled; wooden box with an appled paper label; label lithographed with the inscription, "The Blown up/ STEAMER/ A FIRE ENGINE/ PUZZLE/ MILTON BRADLEY Co. SPINGFIELD, MASS."; paper on canvas complete image of the puzzle folded and place in the bottom of the box.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group