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Funny Animal's Portrait Cubes - - 1897. 
McLoughlin Bros., New York 1897 - A wooden box ( 6 Â¾ by 12 Â¾ by 3 Â¼ inches) containing 8 large cubic blocks (3 inches on a side) which make 6 different images, including The Robber Kitten, Jolly Jumbo, A Frog he Would a Wooing Go, Simple Simon, Mother HubbardÂ¿s Dog and the Wise Owl. Cubes are wooden with color pictorial paper-covered surfaces. Box is also wooden with color pictorial covers. Some wear to the block edges and corners and to the corners of the box, but in all a near fine set. Very scarce.
[Bookseller: The Literary Lion, ABAA]
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