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Baby's toy - TUMBLE SHAPES


  • Object:

    Baby's toy

  • Place of origin:

    United States (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1972 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hasbro, Inc - Hasbro Industries (UK) Ltd (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    printed card, moulded plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Palitoy Company

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

card box printed in colours on pink to show the title, maker's details and photographs of the toy with children
contains a shape sorting toy of white and multicoloured plastics

Place of Origin

United States (manufactured)


1972 (manufactured)


Hasbro, Inc - Hasbro Industries (UK) Ltd (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

printed card, moulded plastic

Marks and inscriptions

ages 16 mos. - 2½ yrs.
box; printed


length: 9.5 in, width: 7.5 in, depth: 5.75 in

Object history note

Part of the Palitoy Archive

Descriptive line

Tumble Shapes, Hasbro, USA, 1972

Production Note

Reason For Production: retail


Card; Plastic


Printed; Moulded

Production Type

mass produced


Museum of Childhood

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