Jigsaw Puzzles

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1930s-1940s

GUSN

GUSN-265659

Description

Set of five jigsaw puzzles, all with multi-color paper and cardboard boxes depicting image of each puzzle. Each bos contains puzzle pieces: .1) black, yellow and white cover, "Big 10" brand, title "Riverview"; .2) black, yellow and white cover, "Big 10" brand, title "Mt. Whiteface"; .3) yellow, blue, white, brown, and red, "Perfect Picture Puzzle," title "The Gleaners"; .4) orange, black, white, brown, "Perfect Picture Puzzle," title "Georgeous Autumn"; .5) red and white, "Big Star" brand, title "the Capitol."

Details

Descriptive Terms

jigsaw puzzles
paper (fiber product)
ink
cardboard
printing (process)
Puzzle

Inscription

"Big 10"; "Big Star"; "Perfect Picture Puzzles" (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 11/16 x 4 11/16 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul R. Dinsmore

Accession Number

2002.48.3.1-5

Places

New England (United States) [general region]

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