The Fire Engine Picture Puzzle

Object Number: 
2000.261
Date: 
ca. 1920
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall (puzzle completed): 18 x 24 3/4 in. (45.7 x 62.9 cm)
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "FIRE ENGINE/ PICTURE/ PUZZLE/ 5750/ BOOKS AND GAMES/ EDUCATE-AMUSE/ McLOUGHLIN/ EST. 1826/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. Incorporated NEW YORK."
Description: 
"The Fire Engine Picture Puzzle" forty-eight piece paper covered cardboard picture puzzle of an impressionistic steam pumper and two firefighters fighting a fire; full size chromolithographed image of completed puzzle folded and placed in the bottom of the box; box cover chromolithographed with the same image and the inscription, "FIRE ENGINE/ PICTURE/ PUZZLE/ 5750/ BOOKS AND GAMES/ EDUCATE-AMUSE/ McLOUGHLIN/ EST. 1826/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. Incorporated NEW YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group