Toy Car

Toy Car

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Orange and black toy Porsche with some parts made of Delrin, a durable DuPont plastic, and produced by Schaper Toys in Robbinsdale, Mn. William Herbert Schaper was a postman who in 1949, having developed the game “Cooties”, formed the W. H. Schaper Mfg. Co. in Robbinsdale, Mn. In time, the firm became known as Schaper Toys.
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Object Name
Toy Car
Delrin Toy Car
Date made
Associated Place
United States: New Jersey
overall: 102 mm x 48 mm x 51 mm; 4 in x 1 7/8 in x 2 in
overall: car: 2 1/4 in x 4 in x 2 in; 5.715 cm x 10.16 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: packaging: 6 in x 7 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 19.05 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of R. N. MacDonald
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