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Three Tuck's Labrador Zag-Zaw Picture Puzzles and Sixteen Issues of Among the Deep Sea Fisheries

Auction:
3023T
Lot:
1231
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3023T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Three Tuck's Labrador Zag-Zaw Picture Puzzles and Sixteen Issues of Among the Deep Sea Fisheries, early 20th century, the three 200-piece wooden jigsaw puzzle scenes include "Hospital Ship 'Strathcona' in Winter Quarters," "Down North on the Labrador," and "Sir Wilfred Grenfell on Board 'Strathcona'"; issues of the magazine span 1932 to 1950, box ht. 5 1/2, wd. 8 1/2, dp. 1 3/4 in.

Note: The puzzle box lids indicate that they were sold to benefit the International Grenfell Association to help build up Sir Wilfred Grenfell's hospital work in Labrador.
Estimate $250-350


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Keywords

Arts, International Grenfell Association, Jigsaw puzzle, Labrador, Mind, Puzzle, Wilfred, Wilfred Grenfell

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