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Natural history on blocks

William Peacock

Natural history on blocks
3 0 c m
actual image size: 30cm x 22cm

Full image caption

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.

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1841 AD - 1860 AD
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