Richter's Anchor Blocks, "Of absorbing interest for children and adults", with instruction booklets

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RIBApix ref no RIBA13372
Architect/DesignerAnchor Blocks
Richter, Friedrich Adolf (1846-1910)
CountryGermany
CityRudolstadt
Subject Date1910
Image Date1910
ViewExterior
StyleEdwardian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceTOY/9, TOY/16-17, TOY/23, TOY/26-27
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The German company Anchor Blocks (Anker Richter, owned by Friedrich Adolf Richter) began producing architectural toy kits known as Anchor Stone Building Sets in 1880. Each set of stackable building blocks was accompanied by instructional plans and designs for the home assembly of the model.

Subject tags

Toys, building blocks, Feature: Building Blocks