The Yacht Puzzle

Object Number: 
2000.518
Date: 
1870-1890
Medium: 
Wood, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 5 1/4 in. ( 4.1 x 16.5 x 13.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover label: "THE/ YACHT PUZZLE/ PUBLISHED BY M. BRADLEY & CO SPRINGFIELD MASS."
Description: 
Paper puzzle of a yacht in a wooden box; 33 piece puzzle (1 piece missing) with an image of a yacht at full sail; each part labeled (such as main sail, top sail, etc.); puzzle image printed on a sheet of paper which is folded and place in the bottom of the box; lithographed label applied to the box cover with an image of a yacht at full sail (different from the puzzle image); label inscribed, "THE/ YACHT PUZZLE/ PUBLISHED BY M. BRADLEY & CO SPRINGFIELD MASS."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group