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Dolls' house and bedroom furniture

Dolls' house and bedroom furniture

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1970-1980 (manufactured)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed card, moulded plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Palitoy Company

  • Museum number:

    B.953:1-1999

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

card box printed in colours and shaped to represent a dolls' house in pink brick and blue tiles; outside decorated with windows, flowers, doors etc; inside partly decorated but designed to house various pieces of moulded plastic furniture
contains a wardrobe, dressing table, bed with blue sateen bedding, hat stand, stool, side table - all matching of light blue with dark blue/gold/pink raised trim and 2 brown 'rush' seated chairs and a gold statue

Place of Origin

Italy (manufactured)

Date

1970-1980 (manufactured)

Materials and Techniques

printed card, moulded plastic

Marks and inscriptions

trademarks
moulded on the underside of the furniture and printed on the box

Dimensions

length: 11¾ in, height: 9½ in, width: 6½ in

Object history note

trademark of a stork carrying a baby, standing on a globe with a banner across the globe
trademark of two cocks standing on a globe

Production Note

trademark shows the name GALBA or CALBA

Reason For Production: retail

Materials

Card; Plastic; Sateen

Techniques

Printed; Moulded

Subjects depicted

Stork; Globe; Cock; Infant

Production Type

mass produced

Collection

Museum of Childhood

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