Items in Category Puzzle

BEVIS FABRICS
BEVIS FABRICS
Set Title
ADVERTISING PUZZLE
Item Comment

200 pieces,

MYRTLE BANK HOTEL & SWIMMING POOL
MYRTLE BANK HOTEL & SWIMMING POOL
Set Title
ADVERTISING PUZZLE
Item Comment

75 pieces, produced in 1930's,

ON THE WAY TO THE MEET ? title to be confirmed
ON THE WAY TO THE MEET ? title to be confirmed
Set Title
A FORTNUM & MASON PUZZLE
Set Comment

retailed by Fortnum & Mason but actually produced by Raphael Tuck

Item Comment

450 pieces,wooden puzzle, circa 1930's, contains 45 whimsies, one replacement piece

ACROSS THE ATLANTIC
ACROSS THE ATLANTIC
Set Title
board puzzle
Set Comment

cardboard base with cut-out designs for puzzle pieces, words on base to assist with the location of the pieces. Information on the back of the base. PATENT NO. 4665, 1909

Item Comment

THE BRITISH STEAMSHIP MAURETANIA BELONGS TO THE CUNARD COMPANY, AND TRAVELS BETWEEN LIVERPOOL AND NEW YORK, A DISTANCE OF 3,036 MILES......., 25 pieces

ON THE ROAD
ON THE ROAD
Set Title
board puzzle
Set Comment

cardboard base with cut-out designs for puzzle pieces, words on base to assist with the location of the pieces. Information on the back of the base. PATENT NO. 4665, 1909

Item Comment

ON THE ROAD. EVERY THING IN THIS PICTURE LOOKS BRIGHT AND HAPPY, EXCEPT PERHAPS THE HEN WHICH IS AFRAID OF BEING RUN OVER. THE COUPLE AT THE BACK OF THE MOTOR CAR SEEM PARTICULARLY PLEASED WITH THEMSELVES......, 25 pieces

THE IRON HORSE
THE IRON HORSE
Set Title
board puzzle
Set Comment

cardboard base with cut-out designs for puzzle pieces, words on base to assist with the location of the pieces. Information on the back of the base. PATENT NO. 4665, 1909

Item Comment

THE LOCOMOTIVE IS CALLED THE IRON HORSE. iT IS A WONDERFUL STEAM ENGINE THAT CAN PULL A HEAVY TRAIN.......... 25 pieces

A FROLIC IN FAIRYLAND
A FROLIC IN FAIRYLAND
Set Title
board puzzle
Item Comment

board puzzle with names on the back of each piece to match corresponding names on the puzzle board

FUN IN FAIRYLAND
FUN IN FAIRYLAND
Set Title
board puzzle
Item Comment

board puzzle with names on the back of each piece to match corresponding names on the puzzle board

BRYANT & MAY MATCH FACTORY IN BOW, EAST LONDON
BRYANT & MAY MATCH FACTORY IN BOW, EAST LONDON
Set Title
BRYANT & MAY MATCH FACTORY IN BOW, EAST LONDON
Set Comment

has Tuck logo but it is not their style of cutting. Same image as postcard, outer packet has Tuck info

Item Comment

35 pieces

CRIMSON AND GOLD
CRIMSON AND GOLD
Set Title
CRAZY CUT-PUZZLE 300-399 PIECES
Item Comment

350 pieces, also comes as a zag-zaw with 350 pieces with disquised edges

NICHOLAS NICKLEBY IN THE ROAD TO DOTHERBOYS HALL 12
NICHOLAS NICKLEBY IN THE ROAD TO DOTHERBOYS HALL
Set Title
DICKENS CENTENARY 1812-1912 ZAG-ZAW PUZZLES
Item Comment

156 pieces, 16 whimsies

stagecoach stopping at the Bell Inn for the horses and cachman to have refreshments
stagecoach stopping at the Bell Inn for the horses and cachman to have refreshments
Set Title
DICKENS CENTENARY 1812-1912 ZAG-ZAW PUZZLES
Item Comment

156 pieces, 16 whimsies

EAST DORSET
EAST DORSET
Set Title
EAST DORSET
Item Comment

100 pieces,royal blue box and lid, hand written date of January 1910 on base of box, possibly a specialty order, came with a four page leaflet of Tuck puzzles available-LIST OF HIGH-CLASS PICTURES, more info needed

CAIN AND ABEL
CAIN AND ABEL
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S BIBLE SERIES, IN THE BEGINNING,NEW DOUBLE DISSECTED WOODEN PUZZLE
Set Comment

images from the book in puzzle form in boxed wooden set of three puzzles and softcover book, third puzzle title unknown, circa 1909

NOAH IN THE ARK
NOAH IN THE ARK
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S BIBLE SERIES, IN THE BEGINNING,NEW DOUBLE DISSECTED WOODEN PUZZLE
Set Comment

images from the book in puzzle form in boxed wooden set of three puzzles and softcover book, third puzzle title unknown, circa 1909

A FEAST IN FAIRYLAND
A FEAST IN FAIRYLAND
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S FAIRYLAND PICTURE-BUILDING
Set Comment

EACH MODEL CAN BE TAKEN TO PIECES & REBUILT, contains three puzzles with back boards, Each board has a verse printed to back detailing which characters are included and they are represented by cats dressed in costume illustrated by Louis Wain. Patent number 4665 dating to 1909.

A FROLIC IN FAIRYLAND
A FROLIC IN FAIRYLAND
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S FAIRYLAND PICTURE-BUILDING
Set Comment

EACH MODEL CAN BE TAKEN TO PIECES & REBUILT, contains three puzzles with back boards, Each board has a verse printed to back detailing which characters are included and they are represented by cats dressed in costume illustrated by Louis Wain. Patent number 4665 dating to 1909.

CINDERELLA
CINDERELLA
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING ABC
Set Comment

EACH PICTURE WHEN TAKEN TO PIECES CONTAINS THE 26 LETTER OF THE ALPHABET WHICH CAN AGAIN BE BUILT TO FORM THE COMPLETE PICTURE. AMUSING. INTERESTING. EDUCATIONAL

RED RIDING HOOD
RED RIDING HOOD
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING ABC
Set Comment

EACH PICTURE WHEN TAKEN TO PIECES CONTAINS THE 26 LETTER OF THE ALPHABET WHICH CAN AGAIN BE BUILT TO FORM THE COMPLETE PICTURE. AMUSING. INTERESTING. EDUCATIONAL

ROBINSON CRUSOE
ROBINSON CRUSOE
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING ABC
Set Comment

EACH PICTURE WHEN TAKEN TO PIECES CONTAINS THE 26 LETTER OF THE ALPHABET WHICH CAN AGAIN BE BUILT TO FORM THE COMPLETE PICTURE. AMUSING. INTERESTING. EDUCATIONAL

COWSLIP FARM
COWSLIP FARM
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE IN FARMLAND
Set Comment

CONTAINING A FARMYARD WITH HORSES, COW, DONKEY, GOAT, ETC. ETC. EACH MODEL CAN BE TAKEN TO PIECES AND REBUILT.
Rare and old c 1909 set of three children's puzzles that can be taken apart and rebuilt. Each piece is marked with the object displayed together with a story on the reverse of each puzzle board. Set is complete with three puzzles and a box.
DESIGNED IN ENGLAND BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN BAVARIA.

HAPPY TIMES AT COWSLIP FARM
HAPPY TIMES AT COWSLIP FARM
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE IN FARMLAND
Set Comment

CONTAINING A FARMYARD WITH HORSES, COW, DONKEY, GOAT, ETC. ETC. EACH MODEL CAN BE TAKEN TO PIECES AND REBUILT.
Rare and old c 1909 set of three children's puzzles that can be taken apart and rebuilt. Each piece is marked with the object displayed together with a story on the reverse of each puzzle board. Set is complete with three puzzles and a box.
DESIGNED IN ENGLAND BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN BAVARIA.

IN THE MEADOWS AT HOLIDAY FARM
IN THE MEADOWS AT HOLIDAY FARM
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE IN FARMLAND
Set Comment

CONTAINING A FARMYARD WITH HORSES, COW, DONKEY, GOAT, ETC. ETC. EACH MODEL CAN BE TAKEN TO PIECES AND REBUILT.
Rare and old c 1909 set of three children's puzzles that can be taken apart and rebuilt. Each piece is marked with the object displayed together with a story on the reverse of each puzzle board. Set is complete with three puzzles and a box.
DESIGNED IN ENGLAND BY RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD., PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN. PRINTED IN BAVARIA.

individual puzzle board page titles not known at this time
individual puzzle board page titles not known at this time
Set Title
FATHER TUCK'S PICTURE BUILDING PUZZLE O ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Set Comment

There are 3 heavy cardboard puzzles with wonderful graphics on the Alice in Wonderland theme. Each has a poem on the back describing the scenes on the front. A page printed on both sides was in the box with the puzzles; it pictures and describes Series II through V - this Alice in Wonderland set is series IV.

Item Comment

more info needed

POST & RAILS
POST & RAILS
Set Title
FORTNUM & MASON
Set Comment

produced by Tuck for FORTNUM & MASON STORE IN LONDON

Item Comment

interlocking style, 45 whimsies, two pieces replaced

DAVID COPPERFIELD BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MICAWBER FAMILY 09
DAVID COPPERFIELD BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MICAWBER FAMILY
Set Title
HARROD'S DICKENS CENTENARY PATIENCE PUZZLES
Set Comment

PRODUCED IN ZAG-ZAW ROYAL PICTURE PLAY PUZZLE SERIES, 1812-1912

Item Comment

400 pieces, several whimsies

CATTLE REPOSING
CATTLE REPOSING
Set Title
HARRODS PATIENCE PUZZLE
Item Comment

250 pieces with some missing, no box just label

MOUNTING GUARD AT WHITEHALL
MOUNTING GUARD AT WHITEHALL
Set Title
HARROD'S PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLE
Item Comment

1000 pieces, six missing. about 60 whimsies

THE END OF THE RUN
THE END OF THE RUN
Set Title
HARROD'S PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLE
Item Comment

100 pieces, also comes as a framed print

OFF GIBRALTER
OFF GIBRALTER
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

400 pieces, 60 whimsies

DAFFODILS A BLOWING
DAFFODILS A BLOWING
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

150 pieces, 20 whimsies, 1.5 pieces missing
sold in Harrod's London store

damaged Catalogue of HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
damaged Catalogue of HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

multipage illustrated listing

RETURNING TO THE FOLD
RETURNING TO THE FOLD
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

150 pieces, several whimsies

MR. PECKSNIFF LEAVES FOR LONDON 06
MR. PECKSNIFF LEAVES FOR LONDON
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

150 pices

DAY DREAMS
DAY DREAMS
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

500 pieces, several whimsies, circa 1920's

HAPPY SPRINGDANCE
HAPPY SPRINGDANCE
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

250 pieces, several whimsies

CASTLE BY THE SEA
CASTLE BY THE SEA
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

350 pieces, 50 whimsies

THE OLD ABBEY
THE OLD ABBEY
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

300 pieces, 49 whimsies

AUTUMN
AUTUMN
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

350 pieces

THE ANGLERS
THE ANGLERS
Set Title
HARRODS PICTURE GALLERY OF PATIENCE PUZZLES ZAG-ZAW 200-299 pices
Item Comment

299 pieces, circa 1930

HARRODS TOURNAMENT SERIES ROYAL ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
HARRODS TOURNAMENT SERIES ROYAL ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Title
HARRODS TOURNAMENT SERIES ROYAL ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Item Comment

six postcard sized wooden puzzles within one box

SIR WILFRED GRENFELL ON BOARD STRATHCONA
SIR WILFRED GRENFELL ON BOARD STRATHCONA
Set Title
LABRADOR ZAG-ZAW
Set Comment

TO HELP BUILD UP SIR WILFRED GRENFELL'S HOSPITAL WORK IN LABRADOR, SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INTERNATIONAL GRENFELL ASSOCIATION

Item Comment

200 pieces

SIR WILFRED GRENFELL ON BOARD STRATHCONA
SIR WILFRED GRENFELL ON BOARD STRATHCONA
Set Title
LABRADOR ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

TO HELP BUILD UP SIR WILFRED GRENFELL'S HOSPITAL WORK IN LABRADOR. SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INTERNATIONAL GRENFELL ASSOCIATION & SPECIALLY MANUFACTURED BY RAPHAEL TUCK AND SONS LTD.
Taken from an article by Anne Williams (GPC Quarterly, vol.6, number 1, march 2005) the following info "From 1932 on Tuck produced a special series of 4 LABRADOR Zag-Zaw Picture Puzzles, sales of which benefited the International Grenfell Association. The puzzle pictures pertained to the medical mission established by Sir Wilfred Grenfell in Labrador; the pieces shaped like seals, whales, bears, dogs, pine trees, kayaks, paddles, gannets, and even penguins also highlighted the polar theme. The sturdy card box are not orange as most Zag-Zaws of the time are, but silver and blue. Handsome silver lettering and an arctic scene decorates the lid."

Item Comment

200 pieces, several whimsies

ST. ANTHONY-HEADQUARTERS OF THE GRENFELL LABRADOR MEDICAL MISSION
ST. ANTHONY-HEADQUARTERS OF THE GRENFELL LABRADOR MEDICAL MISSION
Set Title
LABRADOR ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

TO HELP BUILD UP SIR WILFRED GRENFELL'S HOSPITAL WORK IN LABRADOR. SOLD FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE INTERNATIONAL GRENFELL ASSOCIATION & SPECIALLY MANUFACTURED BY RAPHAEL TUCK AND SONS LTD.
Taken from an article by Anne Williams (GPC Quarterly, vol.6, number 1, march 2005) the following info "From 1932 on Tuck produced a special series of 4 LABRADOR Zag-Zaw Picture Puzzles, sales of which benefited the International Grenfell Association. The puzzle pictures pertained to the medical mission established by Sir Wilfred Grenfell in Labrador; the pieces shaped like seals, whales, bears, dogs, pine trees, kayaks, paddles, gannets, and even penguins also highlighted the polar theme. The sturdy card box are not orange as most Zag-Zaws of the time are, but silver and blue. Handsome silver lettering and an arctic scene decorates the lid."

Item Comment

200 pieces, several whimsies

two Scotty dogs, one blackwearing a tam, and one white wearing a sweater,
two Scotty dogs, one blackwearing a tam, and one white wearing a sweater,
Set Title
MESSAGE ZAG-ZAW
Item Comment

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MESSAGE wooden puzzle with whimsies including camel, car, toothbrush, sword, shoe, bone, rabbit, worm, club, spades, hammer, candlestick and a big message HAPPY BIRTHDAY

THE GOOSE GIRL
THE GOOSE GIRL
Set Title
misc puzzle
Item Comment

80 pieces

Dickens coaching scenes
Dickens coaching scenes
Set Title
MULTIPLE ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

"Multiple" puzzles have more than one picture on the puzzle

Item Comment

300 pieces, forty eight figurals, combines D 14, THE PICKWICKIANS LEAVE THE GOLDEN CROSS FOR ROCHESTER, and D 16, THE PICKWICKIANS ARRIVE AT EATANSWILL. from the Pickwick Papars, circa 1912. info courtesy of Bob Armtrong's jigsaw website

FAMOUS OLD GARDENS,THE ROUND GARDEN, GUNNERSBURY PARK: HINCHINGBROOK; THE DAIRY GARDEN
FAMOUS OLD GARDENS,THE ROUND GARDEN, GUNNERSBURY PARK: HINCHINGBROOK; THE DAIRY GARDEN
Set Title
MULTIPLE ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

"Multiple" puzzles have more than one picture on the puzzle

Item Comment

150 pieces, one piece missing, several whimsies

FOGGY LONDON
FOGGY LONDON
Set Title
MULTIPLE ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

"Multiple" puzzles have more than one picture on the puzzle

Item Comment

approx. 150 pieces

THE LAND OF LAKE AND MOUNTAIN
THE LAND OF LAKE AND MOUNTAIN
Set Title
MULTIPLE ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
Set Comment

"Multiple" puzzles have more than one picture on the puzzle

Item Comment

300 pieces
wooden
push fit non-interlocking