Puzzle

Object Number: 
INV.11124a-s
Date: 
1890-1910
Medium: 
Wood, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 29.2 cm )
Marks: 
drawn: child's drawings in pencil box painted: in black on engine: "P G S R R" painted: in black on engine: "25"
Description: 
Puzzle composed of 3/4" thick rectangular wooden blocks with tongue and groove joints along sides, with railroad engine painted on obverse; puzzle housed in wooden box with sliding lid.
Gallery Label: 
Note found inside box reads "GIFT OF/MRS. PHILIP G. SCHERMERHORN/ BELONGED TO PHILIP G. SCHERMERHORN/AUG. 7, 1967"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Philip G. Schermerhorn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group