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Philippine jigsaw puzzler sets Guinness record

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From Mona Lisa to Mickey Mouse, a Philippine guesthouse owner has pieced together over a thousand jigsaw puzzles, and on Thursday her collection was officially declared the world's largest. 

Gina Gil Lacuna (left), Philippine Guiness World Record holder for the largest collection of jigsaw puzzles, and record adjudicator Seyda Subasi Gemici of Turkey hold Gil-Lacuna's world record holder certificate at Lacuna's showroom in Tagaytay City, south of Manila on November 29. From Mona Lisa to Mickey Mouse, the Philippine guesthouse owner has pieced together over a thousand jigsaw puzzles.

"It was just a hobby at first. It takes away my stress," Gina Gil Lacuna, 61, told AFP as she was awarded her certificate of recognition by Guinness World Records.

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