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#721 Peter Bunny Engine
Years Made:
Fisher-Price Toy Department
Department 8:
Push, Pull, & Floor Toys
1949-1951

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Description: The #715 Peter Bunny Engine was introduced in 1941 and made until 1944, but it was revised again in 1948. In 1949, a new Bunny Engine, The #721 Peter Bunny Engine took it's place. Though both bunny engines are similar, the #721 is slightly wider than the #715 and the #721 has different lighographs.
Accessories:
  • FPT8340 - Rectangular wooden train engine with a round fiber boiler with a metal end on the front and a wooden engine cab and coal tender cart on the back. The boiler has a silver paper lithograph on the sides with 3 yellow stripes on the sides, a grey wooden bead on the top front, and a large metal bell on the top back. The cab has a yellow wooden roof and paper lithograph pictures of a Bunny engineer on the side hanging out of the cab window. The side of the coal car has a blue paper lithograph marked "PETER BUNNY ENGINE No. 721" in yellow. The bell on top of the boiler rings as the toy is pulled. This toy rolls on 6 wooden wheels, 2 small wheels in the front (under the boiler), 2 small wheels in the back (under the cart) and 2 larger wheels in the middle (under the cab). Measures 12" long, 6" high, 5-1/4" wide.
Variations: None.
Other Information:
  • This toy was only available during the Easter season.
  • Patent No. 2,186,936.
  • Copyright Fisher-Price Toys, Inc.
  • Also see 1941-1944 & 1948 #715 Peter Bunny Engine.
  • Also see 1954-1956's #703 Bunny engine.
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