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popinjay's jig-puz book the adventures of popinjay

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (published)

  • Date:

    1950s (published)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Museum of Childhood, Good Time Gallery, case 8

Physical description

Design: book - front cover red with illustrations of the characters; back cover cream, spine blue cloth. Contains 5 coloured puzzles, with interlocking pieces housed in a groove in the cardboard on the right side of book. on the left side is printed text given the story
No. of Pieces: 5 puzzle, each of 48 pieces

Place of Origin

Great Britain (published)


1950s (published)

Object history note

Popinjay is a teddy bear.

Historical context note

No. of Players: any
Equipment required: puzzle book showing 5 chapters of the story; at top right corner of each text page is a guide picture to that page

Descriptive line

Popinjay's Jig-Puz Book; English, 1950s

Production Note

printed and published in great britain by john leng & co ltd, 186 fleet street, london, e c 4


Type: jigsaw puzzle
Subject: literature


Museum of Childhood

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