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Little Pet's Picture Blocks

Object Number: 
2000.227
Date: 
ca. 1885
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
Container (box): 2 × 11 × 7 5/8 in. (5.1 × 27.9 × 19.4 cm)
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "LITTLE/ PET'S/ PICTURE/ BLOCKS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. NEW-YORK"
Description: 
"Little Pet's Picture Blocks" with twelve paper covered wood picture and alphabet blocks in a paper covered cardboard and wood box; each square block chromolithographed with a letter on each side and objects that begin with that letter such as "V" with a vine, a vase and a violin; box cover chromolithographed with blocks A, B and C and the inscription, "LITTLE/ PET'S/ PICTURE/ BLOCKS/ McLOUGHLIN BROS. NEW-YORK".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group