Project Description

Box of replica toys for use in the classroom to compare old and new, similarities and differences.

Contents

  • Wooden Cup and Ball
  • Diabolo
  • Jacobs Ladder in box – [this toy was permitted on a Sunday in Victorian times, as it relates to a Bible story]
  • Whip and Turnip Top
  • Set of Myriorama Tiles – the ‘everlasting’ story.
  • Skipping Rope
  • Card Thaumatrope – early moving picture toy
  • Set of Desk Top Quoits
  •  Box of Pick up Sticks
  • Wooden Yo-yo
  • Bag of Marbles
  • Set of ‘Old and New’ Toy Match Game
  • Three Information Sheets – Traditional Toys.

£15 per half term.

To book a loans box please email Su Vale on museum@worcestershire.gov.uk or phone 01299 250416

  • Toys
  • Traditional
  • Old/new
  • Victorian
  • Diablo
  • Skipping rope
  • Spinning top