"The United States Map Puzzle", Parker Brothers
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany - Puzzle
Period: 1915 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
19.7 x 11.8 inches
50 x 30 cm
Dated jig saw puzzle of the United States in 54 pieces cut on state lines, complete and with the original box. Insets include Porto Rico, Hawaiian Islands, Philippines and a large one of Alaska. The map is brightly colored and lithographed. The box top has a very lovely stone lithograph and a colorful paper label. Paper label inside of cover shows the completed puzzle. A complete puzzle in better condition than most. The box should be restored.
Bright color with a few pieces very lightly toned. Surface is like new. Box top intact, but sides are detached. Paper label has a clean tear. Box bottom mostly intact with 1/2 of sides detached.