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Creative Playthings "Rocking Beauty" Hobby Horse


This uncommon variation of the Classic "Rocking Beauty" by Creative Playthings has blue elements and a T-shaped handle rather than the red ball handle. A modern interpretation of the hobby horse, the Rocking Beauty brings Good Design and visual delight to a child's toy.


  • Condition
    Good. Original vintage condition with age appropriate signs of age and use..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 16 in. x W 25.5 in. x D 12 in.

    H 40.64 cm x W 64.77 cm x D 30.48 cm

  • Seller location
    Highland, IN
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