1953 CHILD GUIDANCE Toy Add-a-Count Scale VINTAGE

1953 CHILD GUIDANCE Toy Add-a-Count Scale VINTAGE

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Add-A-Count Scale is a vintage educational game / toy. This timeless toy is great for teaching basic adding.

GREAT FOR PRESCHOOL AND ELEMENTARY TEACHERS, HOMESCHOOL FAMILIES, AND ANY FAMILY WITH YOUNG CHILDREN!

How it WORKS: Scale is a balance with weights in the form of numbers. Hence a “9” on one arm will balance a “5” and a “4” (or other combinations) on the other.

* NAME: Add-A-Count Scale (Child Guidance Toys, No.30)

* MANUFACTURER: Archer Plastics, Elmhurst, NY

* YEAR: 1953

* TOY is COMPLETE with original BOX

* Plastic scale is RED and BLUE

* Plastic numbers are WHITE

* There are TWO weights for each digit from 1 to 5, and ONE weight for each digit from 6 to 9 (Total of 14 weights / digits)

* For Ages 4 to 7 year olds

* CONDITION: Original Box has writing / scribbles on the bottom, and has overall wear and tear. Plastic scale is in great shape. Plastic weights / numbers are in good condition, but could use some cleaning.

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I gladly accept returns

Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept exchanges or cancellations

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The following items can't be returned or exchanged

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As mentioned above, I GLADLY ACCEPT RETURNS. Most of the items I sell are vintage. Given the nature of these previously owned / used items, I do my best to describe & photograph the items, and point out any flaws or concerns (scratches, dents, wear & tear, etc). These items are usually sold “as is.”

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