Terracotta, wood, paper
box: 3 1/8 x 13 x 9 3/8 in. ( 7.9 x 33 x 23.8 cm )
printed: on lid, in English and German, lists of cities where Richter's building blocks have received awards printed: on lid: "Design/for repacking/No. 13" printed: on lid: "This box contains/2 books of architectural mo/dels (Series 9 and 13) and/1 book
Set of 255 architectural building blocks made of pink, blue, and white terracotta; housed in wooden box with sliding lid; paper cover for lid printed with central image of arrangement for packing blocks in box with rectangular border with gargoyles, medallions, urns, floral scrolls, and inscriptions.
Gift of Mr. Charles A. Van Patten
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