Abbatt Animal Families

Abbatt Toys was founded in 1932 by Marjorie and Paul Abbatt whose aim was to make toys with a focus on education and design more   Their innovative and practical products were enjoyed by generations of children. The company continued trading until 1973. Marjorie died in 1991.

The overall design and beautiful illustrations in this Animal Families game with birds, fishes, mammals and reptiles from around the world is very special. See the Rules

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Animal Families by Paul & Marjorie Abbatt Ltd, c.1970

Above: Animal Families by Paul & Marjorie Abbatt Ltd, 94 Wimpole Street, London W.1. c.1970. 52 cards (13 sets of 4) plus instruction sheet in box.

Further References

Design Week: Meet the Abbatts

Margaret Howell: Abbatt Toys

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