Items in Category Shakespeare

THE FAMOUS POISONING SCENE FROM HAMLET
THE FAMOUS POISONING SCENE FROM HAMLET
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 1000-1999 pieces
Set Comment

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

also comes titled HAMLET: THE PLAY SCENE, about 1500 pieces, figurals, complete with box, listed and described in the catalogs as being part of the DE LUXE puzzle series and is numbered 545

Artist
A. MORION
Size
38 x 26 in.
KATRINA & PETRUCIO (title on label) or KATERINA AND PETRUCHIO from THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
KATRINA & PETRUCIO (title on label) or KATERINA AND PETRUCHIO from THE TAMING OF THE SHREW
Set Title
TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 50-99 pieces
Set Comment

Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, most incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red, orange, or occasionally green 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. The puzzle labels are often hand written and come with minor variations in titles and details. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

Item Comment

about 50 pieces, wooden, figurals, complete with box, push fit style

Artist
G. H. BACON
Size
4 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.