Thispuzzle has been hand-cut one piece at a time from cherry-backed 5 layered ¼thick plywood by a skilled crafter using a fine saw blade. The combination of thin blade used to cut thepuzzle, thick wood and fully-interlocking pieces results in a puzzle that isvery tightly cut. These Stave puzzles, created in Norwich, VT, are luxurious, unique, fun, sometimes a bit devilish andpure magic! There's no other puzzle in the world quitelike a Stave and there's no other experience like completing one and solving theanswers; they are considered the Rolls-Royce of Jigsaw Puzzles.Once the puzzle has been put togetherbe prepared to stand back in awe at the pure beauty of it, and get ready toanswer the questions to the clever games that are embedded within thepuzzle. A listing of the Rebus as wellas enlarged and interacting silhouettes that are needed to be deciphered andfound within the completed puzzle is included, along with detailed answers witha small photo of the puzzle on the Answer Sheet.
The image is Bells AntiqueBarn by artist Bill Bell and it is a nice vibrant clear crisp picture (nofaded pieces). It measures 15.75 high x17.75 wide, box count reflects 475 pieces, it is chock full of fun shaped/figurepieces (referred to as silhouettes), and was crafted by Master Crafter, DiannaDR in 2017.This puzzle will keep youbusy for many wonder filled hours! Alsoincluded is a large size picture of the puzzle. The cut is known as Nightmare Cut which reminds me of the normal typecut you find in regular puzzles. The item "Stave Puzzle, Bell's Antique Barn, 475 pieces, Perfect Condition, 2017" is in sale since Monday, March 26, 2018. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Puzzles\Contemporary Puzzles\Jigsaw". The seller is "country234" and is located in Jericho, Vermont. This item can be shipped to United States.