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Designed to look like an English pillar box, in bright red. The seven coloured plastic shapes can only be posted through the correct holes in the lid. When they have disappeared, the Posting Box can be opened by the child and they can be used over and over again.
An instructive and interesting toy, but please allow the child to discover its possibilities in his own way and in his own time. The shapes have purposely been made somewhat complicated to increase the play value of the toy. Every child will eventually discover the correct hole for each piece and greater benefit will be derived if he is allowed to work this out for himself.
Designed by Hilary Page
Patent No. 660,489
Age: 1 1/2 to 5 years
Year : 1949