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Building blocks

Description

Wooden box with paper label containing slate building blocks of red, white and blue as well as directions for building architecture. Label and directions in English and German.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Inscriptions
Richter's / Anchor Blocks/of stone in three colors/ known as/ ""Stone building blocks""/ ""E. Ad. Richter & Co./ 215 Pearl street New York/ Caja de Construccion/ del Ancla/ F. Ad. Richter & Cia/ Provde la casa I.y. R/ Budolstadt, Viena, Olten./ U.S. Patents March 6th 1900.
Material
paper (fiber product)
slate (rock)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Toy
Descriptive terms
Block
building blocks
paper (fiber product)
Slate
slate (rock)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 7 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1429
Credit Line
Estate of Susan Norton
GUSN
6710

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