1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle

An important antique jigsaw puzzle made by J. Spilsbury, Russel Court, London
An 1767 dissected map "North and South America in its Principal Divisions"
Map is mounted on a thin mahogany with plain paper backing,
One piece is MISSING, and some age related discoloration - please see images.
Puzzle measures approx. 17 1/2 x 19 1/4 inches
In its original slide lidded box with label on the side of the base "America by Spilsbury Russel Court"
Lid missing the edging piece.
Box measures approx. 7 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 inches.

J. Spilsbury is considered to be the first commercial maker of jigsaw puzzles.

ITEM ID
spilsbury
ITEM TYPE
Antique

1767 J Spilsbury dissected map of America jigsaw puzzle

$9,750


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