The Collective 24 piece frame 5 piece burr

Craftsman Range version made in May 2001.  90 made.  All sold.
Original Price: AU$220.00
One of these puzzles resold in April 2020 in Haubrich Puzzle Auction for Euro  184.00 (that’s AU$310.00 at today’s exchange rate)

Entrant IPP Design Competition 2002

The puzzle is to take The Collective apart. Unlike normal framed burrs the five piece burr encased in the twenty-four piece frame work as one in this puzzle. After you get the puzzle apart will you be able to assimilate the pieces again into one unit?

A unique framed burr design invented by and exclusive to MR PUZZLE.
The 5 piece burr at the centre of the puzzle is crafted from Queensland Silver Ash. The frame consists of 24 individual interlocked pieces and was available from Queensland Blackbean or Western Australian Jarrah . Size 100mm x 100mm x 100mm Packaged ASSEMBLED