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A New Dissected Map of the World with a Picture Puzzle of the Capitol at Washington

Object Name: Picture puzzle
Date: 1888
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Medium: Cardboard, wood, paper
Dimensions: Container (box): 2 × 15 1/4 × 10 1/2 in. (5.1 × 38.7 × 26.7 cm)
Place made: North America, U.S.A., New York
Description: "A New Dissected Map of the World with a Picture Puzzle of the Capitol at Washington" picture puzzle with 68 two sided paper covered cardboard pieces with a map of the world with inset maps of the United States and the British Isles on one side and an image of the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. on the other in a wooden box; cover lithographed with an illustration in various colors of a globe; box cover inscribed, "A NEW DISSECTED/ MAP/ OF THE/ WORLD/ WITH A/ PICTURE/ PUZZLE/ OF THE/ CAPITOL/ AT WASHINGTON./ McLOUGHLIN/ BROS., NEW YORK."
Credit Line: The Liman Collection
Object Number: 2000.435
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Marks: lithographed: on the box cover: "A NEW DISSECTED/ MAP/ OF THE/ WORLD/ WITH A/ PICTURE/ PUZZLE/ OF THE/ CAPITOL/ AT WASHINGTON./ McLOUGHLIN/ BROS., NEW YORK."