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Uncle Raphael's Puzzle: Chromos. No. 2

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Title:
Uncle Raphael's Puzzle: Chromos. No. 2
Date: 
1872
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/4 x 8 1/8 x 6 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 20.6 x 16.5 cm )
Date End: 
1 872
Description: 
"Uncle Raphael's Puzzle: Chromos. No. 2" with two chromolithographed cardboard puzzles in a paper covered cardboard box; one 26 piece puzzle of a boy drawing on a slate while a girl looks on in a parlor and a twenty-three piece puzzle of a farm scene at dawn; box cover chromolithographed witha medallion image of three children feeding donkeys in a shed and a boy holding a banner; box cover inscribed, "UNCLE/ RAPHAEL'S/ PUZZLE/ CHROMOS/ NO 2/ PUBLISHED BY/ MILTON BRADLEY & CO./ SPRINGFIELD, MASS/ 1872/ M. BRADLEY & CO. Lith., SPRINGFIELD, MASS."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Object Number: 
2000.408
Date Begin: 
1872
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group