Toys and games

Toys and games1930


A version of billiards for the dining room table. Push the big ring to hit the smaller rings into a corner hole. Great for one to four people. (From the catalogue 1932.)

Toys and games1940


Ludo, the game you love to play even though it drives you crazy, is an adaptation of an Indian game that dates back to 1896. (From catalogue 1941.)

Toys and games1990

Cassette player with microphone

Cassette players with sing-along microphones may be the reason so many people enter talent shows these days. This gadget gave everybody the impression they were a star. (From the catalogue 1997.)

Toys and games2010

Walker wagon

The Walker Wagon from Brio is a classic that has helped many of us take our first steps. (From catalogue 2010.)

Toys and games1990

Game watch

Hand-held computer games were a joy for both parents and children when they were launched in the early s. Nintendo’s Game & Watch-games came at about the same time and are today collectors’ items. (From the catalogue 1992.)

Toys and games1920


Every civilization since the dawn of time has had dolls. In the 1900s, the porcelain doll was replaced by models in plastic or rubber. Some of them could, like the larger one on this picture, say “Mama” or close their eyes. (From the catalogue 1929.)

Toys and games1930

Toy car with steering cable

The steering cable made playing with cars even more real for the kids of the 1930s. (From catalogue 1936.)

Toys and games1920

Steam engine

For decades, the hobby steam engine, a fully functional replica of a large-scale steam machine, was at the top of many Christmas wish-lists. (From the catalogue 1927.)

Toys and games1940

Dragon’s Lair

Either try to get so many sheep as possible across the playing field – or be the Dragon and catch them. (From catalogue 1949.)

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