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Mechanical toy - PLAY RAIL

PLAY RAIL

  • Object:

    Mechanical toy

  • Place of origin:

    Taiwan (manufactured)

  • Date:

    ©1978 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tomy Corp (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed card, moulded plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Palitoy Company

  • Museum number:

    B.1121-1999

  • Gallery location:

    Museum of Childhood, Moving Toys Gallery, case 15

Physical description

card box printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustration of the toy
contains a group of multicoloured plastic shapes and instructions
battery operated

Place of Origin

Taiwan (manufactured)

Date

©1978 (manufactured)

Artist/maker

Tomy Corp (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

printed card, moulded plastic

Dimensions

length: 17 in, width: 11¾ in, depth: 4 in

Object history note

Japanese version of this set was listed as Railway Station

Descriptive line

Merry-Go-Copter, Tomy, Taiwan, 1978

Production Note

marked MADE IN TAIWAN

Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Card; Plastic

Techniques

Printed; Moulded

Production Type

mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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