Derby Winner Jig-saw Puzzle


Accession Number: 2004.111

Description: Nineteen-piece jigsaw-puzzle of 1952 Epsom Derby winner, Tulyar, and his rider, jockey C. Mirke. From a print by R. Anscomb, whose name appears at bottom right. Puzzle pieces are wood with paper color illustrations glued on top. "18" appears on the saddle. Names of horse and jockey appear at bottom left. Horse and rider pieces are slightly thicker and raised above background pieces. Burgundy cardboard box has white label on top of lid. RNIB catalogue no. 9478.

Date Made: ca. 1955

Place of Origin: London

Subjects: Games. Puzzles.

Dimension Notes: 8 x 9 3/4 x 3/8 in. puzzle ; 8 x 10 1/4 x 3/4 in. box

Made: Royal National Institute for the Blind

Material: Wood, paper (puzzle) ; cardboard (box)

Updated: 06/15/2012