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Life Guard Tinker

pull toy

In Tinker Toys’s (the company) early years, it made several toys in addition to Tinkertoys (the name of the construction set). The firm offered several dolls, figures, and sets made of colorfully painted wooden parts. Simple movements captured a child’s attention, and the stylized design of the toys required a child to use her imagination. Life Guard Tinker was one of the many pull toys the company offered.

ManufacturerThe Toy Tinkers, Inc.
Materialwood | steel | paint | elastic | cord
OriginEvanston, IL
Object ID114.5883
Credit LineGift of Anne Heuer Lewis

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