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Jigsaw puzzle ; John Betts; ca 1845 to 1862; KMBS 1006.1

Jigsaw puzzle ; John Betts; ca 1845 to 1862; KMBS 1006.1
Jigsaw puzzle ; John Betts; ca 1845 to 1862; KMBS 1006.1  Jigsaw puzzle ; John Betts; ca 1845 to 1862; KMBS 1006.1
Name/Title
Jigsaw puzzle
About this object
Children's wooden jigsaw puzzle with 37 painted pieces depicting a fable. Stored in wooden sliding lid box with a buck painted on the cover. Folded picture guide inside box.
Maker Role
Maker
Date Made
ca 1845 to 1862
Medium and Materials
Wood
Paper

Inscription and Marks
Printed on sliding lid: "JOHN BETTS / 115 STRAND / INSTRUCTIVE / FABLES"

Handwritten on base of box: "Edith Mary Lister / 1862 / Brought with her own / money"

Measurements
Box H x W x D - 210 x 165 x 40 mm
Puzzle guide fold out H x W - 290 x 380 mm

Object Type
Jigsaw puzzles
Object number
KMBS 1006.1
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