A CHRISTMAS PUZZLE
"The game of Patience, of Mosaicwork and of Combination"
German, circa 1850
Original paper covered wooden box with sliding lid showing title in German, French, English and Italian and an illustration of three companies playing the game. Inside the box an example picture (slightly damaged) and a double sided puzzle consisting of triangular segments. At one side an illustration of a family at the Christmas tree and at the other side black and yellow segments to form a geometrical puzzle.
32 x 26,5 x 2 cm