Prize Birds Dissected

Object Number: 
2000.423
Date: 
1883
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/4 x 7 3/8 x 9 1/2 in. ( 3.2 x 18.7 x 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "PRIZE BIRDS/ DISSECTED/ PATENTED, JULY 10TH, 1883./ COPYRIGHTED BY E. I. HORSMAN, 1883"
Description: 
"Prize Birds Dissected" picture puzzles in a paper covered cardboard box; box cover illustrated with flamingos; box cover lithographed with the inscription, "PRIZE BIRDS/ DISSECTED/ PATENTED, JULY 10TH, 1883./ COPYRIGHTED BY E. I. HORSMAN, 1883"; fifty-one rectangular cardboard strips making many two-sided puzzles (pieces missing) with bird representations.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group