Estimate: £700 - £1,000
Sold For: £880
The Pictorial Alphabet, Birmingham: Kendall & Sons, circa 1840,
thirty-one circular cards (complete), twenty-five with hand-coloured wood-engraved illustration on one side, and corresponding letter of the alphabet on the other (i and j on one card), six with several letters of the alphabet on one side, five of which have various alphabets and letters on the reverse, toned and dusty, diameter 62mm (2.5ins), contained in original turned wooden box, pictorial label on screw lid, rubbed
Rare Victorian learning toy.