Noah's Ark Children's Toy

Contributed by Antiques Roadshow - Beverley

Noah’s Ark Children’s Toy

These were handmade from wood. There's an Ark, and a large number of animal couples inside, some of which have lost their legs. This may have been made locally or by the family. They've been dated from the 1840s and have been played with by children from the family ever since. They show a biblical reference - which isn't something seen in children's toys today.

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