The Sectional Steamer & Hose Puzzle

Object Number: 
2000.388
Date: 
ca. 1885
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 x 7 1/2 x 5 5/8 in. ( 2.5 x 19 x 14.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "The SECTIONAL/ STEAMER &/ HOSE/ MILTON BRADLEY & CO./ SPRINGFIELD MASS"
Description: 
Chromolithographed image of five horse-drawn fire engines in three rows in a paper cover cardboard box with firemen and a puzzle section printed on the cover; cover inscribed, "The SECTIONAL/ STEAMER &/ HOSE/ MILTON BRADLEY & CO./ SPRINGFIELD MASS"; two chromolithographed picture puzzles of fire vehicles including a fire pumper and a steam engine cut into eleven rectangular strips each.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group