Natural history on blocks; c.1850
3 0 c m
actual image size: 29cm x 22cm

Natural history on blocks; c.1850

William Peacock

© Museum of London

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Set of 34 rectangular wooden blocks with coloured paper illustrations depicting various animals. On the reverse of each block is written description of each illustrated animal. Stored in a wooden box with sliding lid on which is stuck a coloured paper label marked 'Natural History on Blocks' and an illustration in each corner of a lion, elephant, bird and cockerel.




1841 AD - 186 AD

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