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Puzzle - Winnie-The-Pooh Jig-Saw Puzzle, 120 wooden piece, circa 1920s

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Chad Valley wooden jigsaw puzzle. Made at Harborne, UK, circa late 1920s. In original book-shaped box with Winnie-the-Pooh on one side and an owl on the reverse. Complete.
Object Registration
2014.0038
Keywords
chad valley, winnie-the pooh, games and puzzles, jigsaw puzzles
Historical information
Chad Valley produced fine hand-cut wooden puzzles in the 1920s and 1930s. A UK-base dcompany they commenced as a printing business in 1820. They diversified into toys including teddy bears and games from the late 1910s. It is interesting to note that the A.A. Milne Winnie-The-Pooh' books were first published in 1916, 1927 and 1928.
When Made
c.1920s
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:13AM