Richter's Comet Blocks

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Title:
Richter's Comet Blocks
Date: 
ca. 1902
Medium: 
Stone, cardboard
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 5 1/8 x 6 7/8 in. ( 2.5 x 13 x 17.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 902
Description: 
Set of architectural building blocks made of pink, blue, and white stone housed in a cardboard box; on lid, scene of family gathered around table constructing building with blocks; family composed of father and mother seated at right, two girls (of different ages) and one boy.
Object Number: 
INV.8080
Gallery Label: 
These building blocks may have been given by Miss Cynthia Halsey. Attached pamphlet is in the curatorial file.
Date Begin: 
1902
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group