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Bagatelle

Bagatelle

  • Place of origin:

    Hong Kong (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1970-1979 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (manufacturers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Injection-moulded plastic; steel; printed card

  • Museum number:

    B.237-2016

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bagatelle game, a transparent plastic case backed with printed card, showing a design of eight colourful spacecraft in a cloudy blue sky above a planet's surface, with a ringed planet in the background. It contains two steel balls which are launched on a red plastic spring-powered launcher.

Place of Origin

Hong Kong (manufactured)

Date

1970-1979 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Unknown (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Injection-moulded plastic; steel; printed card

Dimensions

Length: 12.2 cm

Object history note

Part of the Edward Castle collection.

Descriptive line

Bagatelle; card & plastic, Hong Kong? 1970-1979?

Materials

Plastic; Paper; Material; Steel

Techniques

Injection moulding; Printing

Subjects depicted

Spacecraft; Space travel

Categories

Toys & Games; Games

Production Type

Mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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