Items from the 1960s

coffee pot 1970s

Coffee pot

The coffee pot is part of a range of tableware produced by Royal Worcester in the 1970s.

Bunty book

Bunty Book/Annual

The Bunty annual was first published by D.C. Thompson and Co for Christmas in 1960.

Child's first piano book

Child’s First Piano Book JIBBIDY-F and A-C-E

This first piano book is illustrated to help children/adults to learn to read, write and play music


White metal thimble

A needleworker's thimble in white metal, possibly silver.

Fisher-Price pull along dog toy

Pull along dog toy

A Fisher Price toy dog called Little Snoopy - with cord for pulling along.

dial telephone

Cream coloured dial telephone

A classic telephone of the 1950's-1970's with rotating dialling plate.

Kellogg's cereal tin box

Kellogg’s Tin

Kellogg's cereal tin box

RAC badge

RAC members badge

Cine Camera

A hand held cine camera that can be used to film movies at home. 

Jelly/Aspic Mould

This fluted mould would have been used to set either a fruit jelly or a savoury aspic

Money box in the shape of a delivery van

A plastic model of a delivery van, with a money box slot on the roof.

Wind-up musical box

Novelty music box shaped like a radiogram

Cadbury's Bourneville Cocoa

Cadbury’s Bournville Cocoa

Cadbury's Bournville Cocoa for making hot chocolate or baking.

green net shopping bag

Green net shopping bag

Green net shopping bag, also known as string bags and mesh bags.

red thrift box for savings.

Thrift box

A small red tin box for keeping savings.