Wendy Hamilton Antiques

SOLD  Set Of Aunt Louisa'S Nursery Alphabet Spelling Lithographed Blocks 19th Century Mclaughlin Bros. Ny

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hammiWendy Hamilton Antiques is located in Collingwood, Ontario

Set of Aunt Louisa's Nursery Alphabet Spelling Lithographed Blocks 19th Century McLaughlin Bros. NY

This set of 26 lithographed on wood alphabet blocks, circa 1875, contains  24  blocks that have a letter and lithographed picture using the letter in a sentence on one side and letters and examples of words using the letter on the other (see photos). The other 2 blocks have the alphabet in capital and small letters.

McLaughlin Bros. NY  (well known toy and blocks maker) is noted on the lid.

Approximate Dimensions: Box: 10" square, 2 3/4" high. Each Block:  4 1/2" x 3" x 1/4".

Condition: Repair to lid (see photos). Minor damage to lithographs as expected from age and wear.