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Puzzle blocks

Object Number: 
2000.482
Date: 
ca. 1870
Medium: 
Wood, paper, metal
Dimensions: 
box: 2 1/8 x 7 1/4 x 9 in. ( 5.4 x 18.4 x 22.9 cm )
Description: 
Twenty cube puzzle blocks in a paper covered wooden box with a metal hook and eye closure; chromolithographed image on the box top of two girls gathetring flowers, with baskets and wreaths in their hair; images on th blocks include the image on the box cover, a boy fishing with a girl looks on, a boy and a girl at a fountain collecting water in a pitcher, a boy riding a horse and two girls looking on over a fence, two girls feeding a cat dressed as a baby and children feeding a swan while a mother looks on.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group