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Image of Animal, Carousel - 1989.006.01

Animal, Carousel - 1989.006.01

A rubber carousel horse. Tan body with a blue and yellow saddle and bridle. Has a metal frame throughout the body. The saddle has a floral design.

Object Type: Object

Image of Animal, Mechanical - 1994.063.031

Animal, Mechanical - 1994.063.031

Vintage toy frog clicker/noise maker. The frog is green and yellow with red accents and the base is red. The bottom of the toy is black. "Brooklyn, NY" is written on the bottom.

Object Type: Object

Image of Animal, Stuffed - 1986.044.01

Animal, Stuffed - 1986.044.01

Plush stuffed rabbit with red/orange trousers and orange/yellow tuxedo style jacket. White plastic eyes with long plush ears on a metal frame that are lined with pink velvet. Rabbit was made with excelsior stuffing or wood wool. Body under clothing is muslin not plush.

Object Type: Object

Image of Bank, Toy - 1994.063.034

Bank, Toy - 1994.063.034

Toy bank camel. Coin slot located at the top of camel on the saddle, The camel is gold with a brown and red saddle.

Object Type: Object

Image of Bank, Toy - 1994.063.035

Bank, Toy - 1994.063.035

Metal toy cash register. The outer parts are painted red and the inner part is painted gold fencing. The top plate is labled "cash" in gold. There is a metal rod on the inside.

Object Type: Object

Image of Bear, Teddy - 1986.044.02

Bear, Teddy - 1986.044.02

Pale gold teddy bear with clothing. Bear is made of a fur-like fabric and has moveable limbs. Bear has yellow felt eyes with a black button in the center. Mouth is made of black yarn with a red felt tongue. Teddy bear is wearing a blue knit vest with three buttons down the front with red and black corduroy pants, and brown and tan knit shoes with small silver buttons. Bear has multiple repair patches. One down the back, one on each arm and one on ...

Object Type: Object

Image of Bear, Teddy - 2008.052.01

Bear, Teddy - 2008.052.01

Teddy bear, covered in beige mohair plush, with movable arms and legs. Plastic button eyes, nose and mouth are sewn on. Soles of feet and one hand have been patched with knit fabric. Left ear has a small metal button, possibly signifying this is a German "Steiff" bear, although any stamp on the button has worn off. The mouth is a straight-across line of dark thread, and does not look like the tedy bear mouths on other Steiff bears. It looks like i ...

Object Type: Object

Image of Block, Alphabet - 1985.034.04

Block, Alphabet - 1985.034.04

26 wooden alphabet blocks, cubes, raised painted alphabet letters, stamped numbers and animals, all stamped "Poland".

Object Type: Object

Image of Crayon - 2016.010.02

Crayon - 2016.010.02

Crayon box with picture of a mouse riding a goose that is pulling a wagon, and writing on side reading "Circus Crayons, MFG. by Transogram Company Inc., N.Y." Ten crayons in box. Colors of crayons: nude, black, yellow, royal blue, light green, dark green, white, brown, red, maroon. Paper-wrapping of the crayons has pictures of giraffes, elephants, monkeys, and bears on it.

Object Type: Object

Image of Figure, Toy - 1993.003.04

Figure, Toy - 1993.003.04

Small painted toy figure of Webbigail from the TV show "Duck Tales" holding a baby duck doll. Kellogs cereal toy. Made in China.

Object Type: Object

Image of Figure, Toy - 1993.003.10

Figure, Toy - 1993.003.10

G.I. Joe rescue Lifeline figure. Toy came from Kellogg's rice krispies, possibly a mail in toy. Toy comes with a white rescue medical kit which opens and can be attached to the hand and a grey pack that attaches to the figure's back. Painted mostly red and white.

Object Type: Object

Image of Horse, Rocking - 1997.129.01

Horse, Rocking - 1997.129.01

Two flat hand-painted horses with wooden seat. Each side of the horse is attached to wooden panels to create the rocker. There is a chair sear between the horses for a small doll or child and a small foot rest. The horse does not have ears. Nailed on each side of the seat there is a small tuft of coarse hair (possibly a turkey's beard) to create the horse's tail. ...

Object Type: Object

Image of Marble - 2004.044.24

Marble - 2004.044.24

Collection of 41 glass and clay marbles of a variety of sizes,colors, and designs.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1982.092.20

Toy - 1982.092.20

Mirakocar 1001 model clockwork toy car produced by Schuco Patent in Nuremberg West Germany. Coupe design. Red body with silver/chrome trim and no windows. The car is tin. The car has 4 wheels, one is mechanized and an additional friction wheel powers the clockwork. On the bottom is labeled Schuco , Mirakocar 1001, Patent, made in US Zone Germany.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1982.092.33

Toy - 1982.092.33

Varianto Elekrtro 3116 model electric and clockwork toy car produced by Schuco Patent in Nuremberg West Germany. Bus design. Two-toned orange and red body with silver/chrome trim and Shell label on side. The car is tin. The car has 4 wheels, one is mechanized and additional caster grooved wheel for staying on the track. The bottom is labeled Schuco Patent, Varianto Elektro 3116, Patents Int. APPLD For, made in Western Germany.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1985.024.01

Toy - 1985.024.01

Eight plastic toy figures from the Batman Ideal Playset. Figures include; a=Batman, b=Robin, c=Wonder Woman,d=superman, e=The Joker, f=Keyman, g=Brainstorm, and h=a ray weapon. The heroes are painted with limited detail while the villains and the ray weapon are a single color.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1985.034.10

Toy - 1985.034.10

A tin wind-up toy of a boy on a red tricycle. The tricycle has a wind-up mechanism underneath the back between the rear wheels with a bell on the top. The boy is attached to the tricycle by the handle bars, seat, and front wheel, and he would move side to side as the tricycle moves forward after being wound. The details of the boy's face and clothing are painted on as well as details on the wheel spokes of the tricycle.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1986.023.03

Toy - 1986.023.03

Toy airplane, made out of scrap lumber, nails, and roofing-nail guards. Nailed together and painted red. Both mail wing and tail wing are lopsided.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1986.023.04

Toy - 1986.023.04

Toy railroad car, made by donor when a child. Made out of scrap lumber and a Velveeta Cheese box, nails and roofing-nail guards. Nailed together and painted blue.

Object Type: Object

Image of Toy - 1990.005.01

Toy - 1990.005.01

Stuffed Pony and Cart, with Reins and Bridle, circa. 1920. Cart is wicker, wood, and metal. It is painted green and has yellow detailed designs. The stuffed horse is tan with a black yarn mane and tail. It appears to be hand stiched. It has button eyes. It sits on a metal frame that has wheels. It has a leather bridle and harness that connect to the cart. ...

Object Type: Object