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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Toy Car
Delrin Toy Car
Date made
1984
Measurements
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
ID Number
1985.0281.09
catalog number
1985.0281.09
accession number
1985.0281
Credit Line
Gift of R. N. MacDonald
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