A long time favorite of young children - pull toys and boats. Sailor boy is fun, interactive and colorful. Child can mix and match color sailor shaped, 6 different colors available- 3 colors different shown in photo. Teaches size descrimination, colors, and fine motor skills. Each sailor has his own removable color cap - the object: rearrange the sailors and choose the proper cap for each one. Teaches child color and shape discrimination and finger dexterity. Color of wheels vary from toy to toy. Boat is 7" land- nice pull toy. From 18 months.
Holgate's early toy designer was Jarvis Rockwell (pictured above), brother of Norman Rockwell, who visited the Holgate factory on several occations. Jarvis Rockwell's concern for saftey, durability and educational play earned him recognition as America's premier toy designer during this period. Today, Holgate is recognized as the premier maker of children's wooden toys in America.