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Crandall's Masquerade Blocks

Object Name: Picture blocks
Date: ca. 1875
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Medium: Wood, paper
Dimensions: Container (box): 1 1/2 × 8 3/4 × 4 3/4 in. (3.8 × 22.2 × 12.1 cm)
Place made: North America, U.S.A., Montrose
Description: Puzzle consisting of eight wooden blocks with segments of colored lithograph glued to all six faces; object of puzzle is to match top and bottom halves of figures and faces; in wooden box with sliding lid; box cover printed, "CRANDALL/ Masquerade/ BLOCKS."
Credit Line: The Liman Collection
Object Number: 2000.282
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Marks: lithographed: on the box cover: "CRANDALL/ Masquerade/ BLOCKS."
Inscribed: in pencil: underside of cover: "Bertha E [Dattle?]/ Bo[ne?]ns H[ll?]/ January 20th 1878