box: 2 x 15 1/4 x 10 5/8 in. ( 5.1 x 38.7 x 27 cm )
lithographed: on the box cover: "A/ NEW/ DISSECTED MAP/ OF THE/ United States/ McLOUGHLIN/ BROS./ N.Y"
"A New Dissected Map of the United States" picture puzzle with 59 pieces and a printed, folded illustration of the puzzle in wooden box covered in striped paper with a cardboard interior; cover lithographed with an illustration in various colors of Liberty dressed in white gown with blue drapery, seated on rock in pastoral setting holding an open atlas on her lap with representation of Native American standing next to her with a feather headdress, bear claw necklace, and moccasins, holding bow, quiver of arrows lying on ground; box cover inscribed, "A/ NEW/ DISSECTED MAP/ OF THE/ United States/ McLOUGHLIN/ BROS./ N.Y".
Hofer, Margaret K. "The Games We Played: The Golden Age of Board & Table Games." New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2003.
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