Sliced Nations

Object Number: 
2000.413
Date: 
1881
Medium: 
Cardboard, paper
Dimensions: 
box: 1 1/4 x 9 1/8 x 8 in. ( 3.2 x 23.2 x 20.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the box cover: "SLICED NATIONS/ Companion to SLICED BIRDS, OBJECTS &ANIMALS./ PUBLISHED BY SELCHOW & RIGHTER, N.Y/ COPYRIGHT 1881 BY SELCHOW & RIGHTER"
Description: 
"Sliced Nations" puzzles in a paper covered cardboard box, with cover illustration of two children playing "Sliced Nations"; box cover inscribed, "SLICED NATIONS/ Companion to SLICED BIRDS, OBJECTS &ANIMALS./ PUBLISHED BY SELCHOW & RIGHTER, N.Y/ COPYRIGHT 1881 BY SELCHOW & RIGHTER"; seventy-six strips of cardboard forming twelve different pictures of people of different nations uch as Scotch and Chinese, with each letter of the complete word printed on each strip; interior of the box cover printed with each image.
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group