Archive for February, 2013

Treasure Trove of Ancient Toys Found

  A cache of toys from the 16th and/or 17th century were recently discovered in a boarded-up stairwell at a parish church in England. Archivists at the Harborough Museum dated the collection to the late Tudor and early Stuart era (1570-1630). The hoard was comprised of “street toys,” including balls, spinning tops, whistles, and knucklebones […]