Model Noah's Ark and Animals Toy; Circa 1860; 1968/186/1

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Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato

Name/Title

Model Noah's Ark and Animals Toy

About this object

These wooden toy animals and a model ark were hand-crafted in Oberammergau, Germany, in late 16th Century.

Date Made

Circa 1860

Place Made

Germany

Medium and Materials

Wood

Subject and Association Description

Various types of carved wooden animals, most are pairs, as well as a large carved model ark. All toys have been hand painted in bight colours

Collection

Machon Collection

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs H. W. Machon, Waikato Museum Collection, Te Whare Taonga O Waikato

Object Type

Toys

Object number

1968/186/1

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ark
Biblical
boat
children
Germany
Noah's ark
toys
Wood

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