Items in Category Puzzle

RIVER THAMES EAST, 5d-5
RIVER THAMES EAST,
Set Title
PICTURE PUZZLE POSTCARDS, THE MAP OF LONDON
Set Comment

prefix number to be confirmed, same images as postcard set 9352

CITY 5d-6
CITY
Set Title
PICTURE PUZZLE POSTCARDS, THE MAP OF LONDON
Set Comment

prefix number to be confirmed, same images as postcard set 9352

AN ELOPEMENT a4-1
AN ELOPEMENT
Set Title
PICTURE PUZZLE POSTCARDS WIT AND HUMOUR
Set Comment

PICTURE PUZZLE (PATENT APPLIED FOR), come with DIRECTIONS: INSERT PENKNIFE INTO APERTURE BELOW, CUT CAREFULLY .... RE-CONSTRUCT THE PICTURE ... USING ONLY THE POSTCARD AS A GUIDE .... advert in Spanish opt. on back, lengthy information on packet: AFFORD A HIGHLY FASCINATING, INSTRUCTIVE PASTIME .... TWENTY-SIX SERIES, EACH CONTAINING TWELVE OR MORE DESIGNS ...

GRETCHENS GEBURTSTAG
GRETCHENS GEBURTSTAG
Set Title
TANTE LORE'S BILDER BAUKASTEN FUR MADEN, PUPPCHEN'S WOHHUNG
Set Comment

A boxed set of three different board puzzles. POSSIBLY NOT MADE BY TUCK. The German edition of the FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE, DOLL'S HOUSE set. INHALT: KINDERSTUBE, WOHNZIMMER UND KUCHE. JEDES MODELL KANN IN STUCKE ZERLEGT UND WIEDER ZUSAMMENGESETZT WERDEN.
Each puzzle has push fit style pieces that fit into a shaped backing board with firm edges. Descriptions of each puzzle are on the reverse of each backing board. The box and each puzzle is marked WOHLGEMUTH U. LISSNER, KUNSTVERLAGSGESELLSCHAFT M.B.H. BERLIN, S.W. NO 9004.
the front images are the same as the Tuck ones but the backs of the boards are different.

Item Comment

same image and style of cut as THE KITCHEN AT DOLLYCOT VILLA, approx 26 pieces, cardboard, on the reverse HEIBA, HIER GEHT'S LUFTIG HER, DAS ZU FEHEN IFT NICHT FCHWER.....,

Author
MARGA KANT
Size
8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. board
IRMAS PUPPENGEFELLFCHAFT
IRMAS PUPPENGEFELLFCHAFT
Set Title
TANTE LORE'S BILDER BAUKASTEN FUR MADEN, PUPPCHEN'S WOHHUNG
Set Comment

A boxed set of three different board puzzles. POSSIBLY NOT MADE BY TUCK. The German edition of the FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE, DOLL'S HOUSE set. INHALT: KINDERSTUBE, WOHNZIMMER UND KUCHE. JEDES MODELL KANN IN STUCKE ZERLEGT UND WIEDER ZUSAMMENGESETZT WERDEN.
Each puzzle has push fit style pieces that fit into a shaped backing board with firm edges. Descriptions of each puzzle are on the reverse of each backing board. The box and each puzzle is marked WOHLGEMUTH U. LISSNER, KUNSTVERLAGSGESELLSCHAFT M.B.H. BERLIN, S.W. NO 9004.
the front images are the same as the Tuck ones but the backs of the boards are different.

Item Comment

same image and style of cut as THE DRAWING-ROOM AT DOLLYCOT VILLA, approx 26 pieces, cardboard, on the reverse

Author
MARGA KANT
Size
8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. board
PUPPCHENS BAD
PUPPCHENS BAD
Set Title
TANTE LORE'S BILDER BAUKASTEN FUR MADEN, PUPPCHEN'S WOHHUNG
Set Comment

A boxed set of three different board puzzles. POSSIBLY NOT MADE BY TUCK. The German edition of the FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE, DOLL'S HOUSE set. INHALT: KINDERSTUBE, WOHNZIMMER UND KUCHE. JEDES MODELL KANN IN STUCKE ZERLEGT UND WIEDER ZUSAMMENGESETZT WERDEN.
Each puzzle has push fit style pieces that fit into a shaped backing board with firm edges. Descriptions of each puzzle are on the reverse of each backing board. The box and each puzzle is marked WOHLGEMUTH U. LISSNER, KUNSTVERLAGSGESELLSCHAFT M.B.H. BERLIN, S.W. NO 9004.
the front images are the same as the Tuck ones but the backs of the boards are different.

Item Comment

same image and style of cut as THE NURSERY AT DOLLYCOT VILLA, approx 26 pieces, cardboard, on the reverse ANNEMARIE UND IHR SCHWEFTERLEIN WUNLCHEN FICH......

Author
MARGA KANT
Size
8 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. board
THE IMAGE OF HIS FATHER
THE IMAGE OF HIS FATHER
Set Title
THE IMAGE OF HIS FATHER
Item Comment

wooden puzzle which makes up within a frame, several whimsies

Artist
LOUIS WAIN
Size
10 x 13.5 in.
HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH
HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH
Set Title
TUCK'S CORONATION SOUVENIR PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

100 INTERLOCKING PIECES, MADE IN ENGLAND, FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTINGs BY PHILIP DE LASZLO and EDMOND BROCK, a set of four different interlocking puzzles issued in 1937 to commemorate the coronation of King George VI, come in blue boxes with silver lettering

Item Comment

100 pieces, wooden, complete, few nibs missing colour paper, with box,

Artist
FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY PHILIP DE LASZLO
Size
7 3/4 x 10 1/4 in.
HER ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCESS ELIZABETH OF YORK
HER ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCESS ELIZABETH OF YORK
Set Title
TUCK'S CORONATION SOUVENIR PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

100 INTERLOCKING PIECES, MADE IN ENGLAND, FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTINGs BY PHILIP DE LASZLO and EDMOND BROCK, a set of four different interlocking puzzles issued in 1937 to commemorate the coronation of King George VI, come in blue boxes with silver lettering

Item Comment

100 PIECES, wooden, two broken but glued nibs, with box, interlocking style,

Artist
AFTER THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY PHILIP DE LASZLO,
Size
7 1/2 x 10 in.
HER ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCESS MARGARET OF YORK
HER ROYAL HIGHNESS THE PRINCESS MARGARET OF YORK
Set Title
TUCK'S CORONATION SOUVENIR PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

100 INTERLOCKING PIECES, MADE IN ENGLAND, FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTINGs BY PHILIP DE LASZLO and EDMOND BROCK, a set of four different interlocking puzzles issued in 1937 to commemorate the coronation of King George VI, come in blue boxes with silver lettering

Item Comment

100 pieces, wooden, complete with box, interlocking style

Artist
FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY EDMOND BROCK
Size
7 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.
HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE VI
HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE VI
Set Title
TUCK'S CORONATION SOUVENIR PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

100 INTERLOCKING PIECES, MADE IN ENGLAND, FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTINGs BY PHILIP DE LASZLO and EDMOND BROCK, a set of four different interlocking puzzles issued in 1937 to commemorate the coronation of King George VI, come in blue boxes with silver lettering

Item Comment

100 pieces, wooden, complete with box, interlocking style,

Artist
FROM THE ORIGINAL PAINTING BY PHILIP DE LASZLO
Size
7 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.
A GOOD HARVEST
A GOOD HARVEST
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

350 pieces

Size
18 x 10 in.
CRIMSON AND GOLD
CRIMSON AND GOLD
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

350 pieces, also comes as a zag-zaw puzzle

Artist
H.CHEPPY
Size
11.5 x 18 in.
INDIAN SUMMER MEADOWS
INDIAN SUMMER MEADOWS
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

ABOUT 350 PIECES

Size
15 x 14 in.
THE END OF AN OCTOBER DAY
THE END OF AN OCTOBER DAY
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

300 pieces, info and images courtesy of THE JIGASAURUS website by David Shearer

Size
17 1/2 x 10 in.
THE BLUE JACKET
THE BLUE JACKET
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

200 pieces, info and images courtesy of THE JIGASAURUS website by David Shearer

Artist
ROBERT MACGREGOR
Size
14 x 10 in.
REFUSAL TO SIGN
REFUSAL TO SIGN
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

150 pieces

Size
12 x 9 in.
THE UNDEFEATED CHAMPION
THE UNDEFEATED CHAMPION
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

150 pieces

Size
32 x 21 cm
SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHPLACE
SHAKESPEARE'S BIRTHPLACE
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

approx 150 pieces

Size
8 x 12 in.
THE ARRIVAL AT THE BOAR'S HEAD INN
THE ARRIVAL AT THE BOAR'S HEAD INN
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

ABOUT 250 PIECES,

Size
15 x 11.5 in.
THE FARM
THE FARM
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

200 pieces, actually counted at 225
circa 1920

Size
12.5 x 14 in.
THE WATER MEADOWS
THE WATER MEADOWS
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

200 pieces

Size
15 x 10 in.
READY FOR rest of title unreadable
READY FOR rest of title unreadable
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

three dogs possibly hounds, two sitting behind one that is lying down

Size
7.25 x 9.5 in.
HIGHLAND FUNERAL
HIGHLAND FUNERAL
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE
Item Comment

100 pieces

Size
10 x 8 in.
ALL AMONGST THE FLOWERS
ALL AMONGST THE FLOWERS
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

approx. 150 pieces, several missing nibs

Size
8 1/2 x 12 in.
FAVOURITES OF FORTUNE
FAVOURITES OF FORTUNE
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces,

Size
10 x 7 in.
MY FARMSIDE HOME
MY FARMSIDE HOME
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces

Size
7.5 x 10 in.
PAST & PRESENT
PAST & PRESENT
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces

Size
8 x 10.5 in.
PLAYMATES, puppy and two kittens watch a butterfly
PLAYMATES, puppy and  two kittens watch a butterfly
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces, interlocking

Size
10 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.
READY FOR WORK
READY FOR WORK
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

approx 100 pieces with three replacement pieces

Size
7 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.
THE RIVER L? title to be confirmed, mother and two girls lounging under an umbrella on the shore
THE RIVER L? title to be confirmed, mother and two girls lounging under an umbrella on the shore
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
Item Comment

about 100 pieces, interlocking style

MY LADY'S GARDEN
MY LADY'S GARDEN
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 500-599 pieces
Item Comment

about 500 pieces, interlocking style, one replacement piece, originally a Jigsaw Puzzle Library item, first date 1934 from info on base.

Artist
YEEND KING
Size
22 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.
WHO WHOOPS (HAREFIELD HARRIERS)
WHO WHOOPS (HAREFIELD HARRIERS)
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 500-599 pieces
Item Comment

500 pieces,
the image is called THE HAREFIELD HARRIERS, THE KILL and depicts a fox hunting scene

Artist
CECIL ALDIN
Size
22 x 14.5 in.
AGAINST PURPLE CLIFFS THE BREAKERS ROAR
AGAINST PURPLE CLIFFS THE BREAKERS ROAR
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 500-599 pieces
Set Comment

the largest puzzles in the Crazy Cut range

Item Comment

about 500 pieces, MADE IN ENGLAND

Artist
J.R.MILES
Size
22 1/2 x 14 1/4
IT TAKES TWO TO MAKE A QUARREL
IT TAKES TWO TO MAKE A QUARREL
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
FOOTLIGHT'S FAVOURITE
FOOTLIGHT'S FAVOURITE
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, 75 pieces
Item Comment

75 PIECES, pictured in Tuck's catalog on page 011, puzzle images courtesy of The Jigasaurus website by David Shearer

Size
6 3/4 x 9 in.
THE COVERT SIDE, automobile and horses
THE COVERT SIDE, automobile and horses
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, 75 pieces
Item Comment

about 75 pieces, wooden, with box,

Artist
G. H.
Size
7 x 9 in.
BON VOYAGE (HERACLES)
BON VOYAGE (HERACLES)
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
Set Comment

issued in conjunction with Popular Flying, same title with different images, circa 1930's, series of six different puzzles, one of 200 pieces, and the rest of 150 pieces.Please also refer to THE JIGASAURUS WEBSITE by David Shearer

Item Comment

150 pieces. circa 1930's, Very scarce promotional wooden jigsaw featuring the pioneering 4 engined passenger air-liner, the Handley Page H.P.42 "Heracles", which was in service from 1931-1939 and operated by Imperial Airways., info and images courtesy of THE JIGASAURUS website by David Shearer

Size
13 1/4 x 9 in.
GOING UP (THE HART)
GOING UP (THE HART)
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
Set Comment

issued in conjunction with Popular Flying, same title with different images, circa 1930's, series of six different puzzles, one of 200 pieces, and the rest of 150 pieces.Please also refer to THE JIGASAURUS WEBSITE by David Shearer

Item Comment

white plane with red, white, and blue stripes on its tail, 150 pieces
The plane featured is the British two seat bi-plane/light bomber the Hawker Hart, itself introduced in 1930.
Info and some images from the Jigasaurus website of David Shearer

Size
13 1/4 x 9 in.
? title, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
? title, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
Set Comment

issued in conjunction with Popular Flying, same title with different images, circa 1930's, series of six different puzzles, one of 200 pieces, and the rest of 150 pieces.Please also refer to THE JIGASAURUS WEBSITE by David Shearer

Item Comment

200 pieces

Size
40 x 23 cm
WELL AWAY (PUSS MOTH)
WELL AWAY (PUSS MOTH)
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT INTERLOCKING PUZZLE, THE CONQUEST OF THE AIR
Set Comment

issued in conjunction with Popular Flying, same title with different images, circa 1930's, series of six different puzzles, one of 200 pieces, and the rest of 150 pieces.Please also refer to THE JIGASAURUS WEBSITE by David Shearer

Item Comment

red and blue plane in flight,
150 pieces with one replacement piece, circa 1930, Issued in conjunction with “Popular Flying” magazine which was edited by Capt. W.E. Johns the author of the famous “Biggles” books.
Info on the Jigasaurus website states-"-Very scarce plywood jigsaw puzzle from the "Crazy-Cut" series "Conquest of the Air", which features a superb painting of the de Havilland D.H. 80A-Puss Moth which was in production during the period 1929-1933", some images courtesy of this website.

Artist
W.E. JOHNS
Size
13 1/4 x 9 in.
THE FLOWER MARKET, holland
THE FLOWER MARKET, holland
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE
Item Comment

250 pieces-one replacement, images courtesy of The Jigasaurus website by David Shearer

Size
16 x 12 in
two beagle dogs
two beagle dogs
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE
Item Comment

100 pieces

SUMMER'S GLORY
SUMMER'S GLORY
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE
Item Comment

400 pieces, several replaced/repaired

Size
21 x 13.5 in
THE LAKE OF ENCHANTMENT
THE LAKE OF ENCHANTMENT
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE
Item Comment

200 pieces, few missing pieces and broken lugs

Size
14 x 10 in.
1923 GRAND PRIX
1923 GRAND PRIX
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE famous racing car series
Set Comment

circa 1930's

Item Comment

80 pieces

Artist
F. GORDON CROSBY
Size
9.5 x 6 in.
SUNBEAM
SUNBEAM
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE famous racing car series
Set Comment

circa 1930's

Item Comment

80 pieces

Artist
GORDON CROSBY
Size
10 x 6.5 in
THE AUTOCAR need to confirm title with back of box
THE AUTOCAR need to confirm title with back of box
Set Title
TUCK'S CRAZY-CUT PUZZLE famous racing car series
Set Comment

circa 1930's

Item Comment

wooden

Artist
F. GORDON CROSBY
Size
10 x 6.5 in
THE KING TAKING THE SALUTE OF THE GUARDS 1
THE KING TAKING THE SALUTE OF THE GUARDS
Set Title
TUCK'S FAMOUS ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE OF THE HISTORIC MILITARY SPECTACLE TROOPING THE COLOUR
Set Comment

ISSUED IN SIX DIFFERENT SUBJECTS EACH CONTAINING ABOUT 140 to 150 PIECES. The box is marked RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON, MADE IN ENGLAND
The Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles.

Item Comment

150 pieces, wooden, figurals, interlocking

Size
13 x 8 1/4 in.
THE KING TAKING THE SALUTE OF THE GUARDS 1
THE KING TAKING THE SALUTE OF THE GUARDS
Set Title
TUCK'S FAMOUS ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE OF THE HISTORIC MILITARY SPECTACLE TROOPING THE COLOUR
Set Comment

ISSUED IN SIX DIFFERENT SUBJECTS EACH CONTAINING ABOUT 140 to 150 PIECES. The box is marked RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS, LTD. LONDON, MADE IN ENGLAND
The Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles.

Item Comment

150 pieces, wooden, figurals, with box, two missing pieces, interlocking style,

Size
13 x 8 1/4 in.