Tommy and Dobbin Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Tommy and Dobbin

Date

  • Creation: [1890..1900]
  • Digitized: 2007-08-07

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Set of 11 wooden blocks, hand-painted, which make up the bodies of Tommy the soldier and his horse Dobbin. Contained in wooden box with sliding lid, lid with colored illustration of the blocks and title; underside of lid with colored illustration showing 5 different ways the blocks can be arranged to make Tommy & Dobbin in different poses. Affixed to inside bottom of case is a second colored illustration showing 6 more poses.
  • Physical Description: 1 set of 11 wooden blocks ; in wooden case with sliding lid, 14 x 18 x 3 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Toys -- 19th century -- Specimens.
  • Keyword: wooden blocks
  • Keyword: Toy

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1890
  • End Date: 1899

Collection

  • Name: Weaver Collection of Children's Books
    Code: WCCB

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Rare Book and Texana Collections
    Code: UNTRB

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • OCLC: 51731662
  • Call Number: GV1218.5 .T66 1890
  • UNT Catalog No.: b2479721
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc2116

Note

  • Display Note: Example of a late-19th century toy. Acquired by purchase, 1997.