The tangram is a dissection puzzle consisting of seven flat shapes, called tans, which are put together to form shapes. The objective of the puzzle is to form a specific shape (given only an outline or silhouette) using all seven pieces, which may not overlap.
It is reputed to have been invented in China during the Song Dynasty, and then carried over to Europe by trading ships in the early 19th century. It became very popular in Europe for a time then, and then again during World War I. It is one of the most popular dissection puzzles in the world.
The Tangram (also known as 7 Tricky Pieces, 7 Clever Pieces, or the Chinese Puzzle) is a dissection puzzle consisting of 7 flat shapes and painted in different colors. The objective of the puzzle is to form a specific shape using all seven pieces. Let's see what you can create by using 7 pieces of Tans.
Material: Beech Wood
Color: Multiple Color
1x Colored Tangram