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  • 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:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bagatelle game, a transparent plastic case backed with printed card, showing a science fiction scene of planetary orbit, with a rocket blasting upwards and a green spacecraft containing two passengers, with two satellites below and stars and planets in the background. Contained within are two steel balls which are fired from a yellow plastic launcher powered by a steel spring.

Place of Origin

Hong Kong (manufactured)


1970-1979 (manufactured)


Unknown (manufacturers)

Materials and Techniques

Injection-moulded plastic; steel; printed card


Length: 8.6 cm

Object history note

Part of the Edward Castle collection.

Descriptive line

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


Plastic; Paper; Steel


Injection-moulding; Printing

Subjects depicted

Satellites; Spacecraft; Space travel


Toys & Games; Games

Production Type

Mass produced


Museum of Childhood

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