Global patent index - EP 1040856 A1

EP 1040856 A1 2000-10-04 - Educational toy set using three-dimensional model animal

Title (en)

Educational toy set using three-dimensional model animal

Title (de)

Lernspielzeugsset mit dreidimensionalem Tiermodell

Title (fr)

Ensemble de jeu éducatif avec modèle animal tridimensionnel

Publication

EP 1040856 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00107263 A

Priority

JP 210199 U

Abstract (en)

An educational toy set concerning coloring or modeling that is so interesting that children will work thereon voluntarily. The educational toy set includes a three-dimensional model animal (10) having an animal shape portion, a plurality of paints (22) applicable to the three-dimensional model animal (10), an applicator (24) for applying the paints (22), and an enclosure (40) for accommodating these components. The three-dimensional model animal (10) is produced by precisely molding potter's clay containing water by using a mold having a large number of split mold members, followed by drying and firing. The surface of the three-dimensional model animal (10) has a large number of recesses and projections and is substantially white. The enclosure (40) has chambers for accommodating the three-dimensional model animal (10), the paints (22), and the applicator (24), respectively. A part of the enclosure (40) is transparent. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A63H 33/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63H 33/00 (2006.01); B44C 3/04 (2006.01); B44C 3/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B44C 3/04 (2013.01); A63H 33/001 (2013.01); B44C 3/06 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

EP 1040856 A1 20001004

INPADOC legal status

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