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Jigsaw puzzle

Object Number: 
1992.12.14
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Wood, cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 2 1/8 x 12 x 8 7/8 in. ( 5.4 x 30.5 x 22.5 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on cover, top: "PICTURE PUZZLE" lithographed: on cover, bottom: "MCLOUGHLIN BRO'S NEW-YORK." lithographed: on paddlewheel and front of boat: "PILGRIM" lithographed: on banner above smokestacks: "FALL R[IVER] LINE" written: on tag attache
Description: 
Wooden box covered in dark blue paper, with cover illustration of completed puzzle in various colors of side-wheel steamer "PILGRIM" with three decks and two smokestacks passing under finely detailed bridge (probably Brooklyn Bridge); tugboat to right and another side-wheel steamer to left; decks crowded with figures, some colorfully dressed; 68 large puzzle pieces.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group