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The Philippines Dissected Map

Object Number: 
2000.617
Date: 
1900
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 x 11 1/2 x 9 in. ( 2.5 x 29.2 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "The PHILIPPINES/ DISSECTED MAP/ PUBLISHED BY/ PARKER BROTHERS,/ SALEM, MASS., U.S.A./ COPYRIGHTED 1900"
Description: 
"The Philippines Dissected Map" picture puzzle with 24 paper covered cardboard pieces that make up a map of the Philippines in a cardboard box; cover lithographed with an illustration in various colors of a seated Liberty with a girl looking over her shoulder resting one hand on a medallion portrait of Admiral Dewey looking out at a Filipino village; box cover inscribed, "The PHILIPPINES/ DISSECTED MAP/ PUBLISHED BY/ PARKER BROTHERS,/ SALEM, MASS., U.S.A./ COPYRIGHTED 1900".
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group