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#900 Fisher-Price Circus
Years Made:
Fisher-Price Toy Department
Department 7:
Playsets
1962-1963

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Description: This delightful 30-piece circus set comes with a large circus wagon with a removable roof that can store all of the accessory pieces that came with the set.
Accessories:
  • FPT3382 - Wooden Circus Wagon that has hinged doors on each end that lower to make a ramp. The wagon has white wooden cage bars, a red rectangular base, and it rolls on 4 yellow wooden wheels with colorful paper lithographs on the sides. Measures 15" long, 10-3/4" high, and 8-1/2" wide.
  • FPT3384 - Red/white cloth wagon pull string with a blue wood ball on the end.
  • FPT3383 - Red rectangular Circus Wagon roof. This roof has brilliant colors on the top along with 2 yellow wooden ornamental pieces that are attached to the top edges of the roof. Measures 15" long.
  • 11 flat wooden figures with colorful lithographs on 2 sides of the figure. Each figure has movable white plastic arms and legs, except the seal which has only 2 arms, no legs.
    1. FPT3371 - Clown - Clown with a red and white striped body, a blue hat and a big yellow ruffled collar around his neck. Measures 5-1/8" tall.
    2. FPT3372 - Ringmaster - Man with white hair and moustache wearing a red jacket and a black top hat. Measures 5-1/4" tall.
    3. FPT3373 - Horse - White horse with a brown tail and mane. Wears a green/pink/blue feather head dress and a red harness. Measures 4-1/8" tall.
    4. FPT3374 - Giraffe - Yellow giraffe with orange spots and a blue ribbon around it's neck. Measures 6-1/4" tall.
    5. FPT3375 - Seal - Black seal with red garland around it's neck. This figure has 2 white plastic front arms. Measures 3" tall.
    6. FPT3376 - Elephant - Gray elephant with a red circus hat on his head and a red blanket on his back. The blanket is marked, "Baby Jumbo" in white. Measures 3-1/2" tall.
    7. FPT3377 - Monkey - Brown monkey wearing red hat, red shirt and green shorts. His tail is often missing - the tail is essentially a white pipe cleaner made to wrap around or hold things. Measures 3-3/4" tall.
    8. FPT3378 - Bear - Brown bear wearing a blue circus hat. Measures 4-1/8" tall.
    9. FPT3379 - Tiger - Orange and yellow tiger with black stripes. Measures 3-1/8" tall.
    10. FPT3380 - Camel - Brown camel with one hump, wearing multi-colored blanket/saddle and blue/red strips "scarf" harness. Measures 4-1/2" tall.
    11. FPT3381 - Dog - White and brown dog with green collar and with it's tongue is sticking out. Measures 2-3/8" tall.
  • Circus props:
    • 4 each - FPT3360 - Red wooden ladders with 6 white rungs.
    • 3 each - FPT3361 - Yellow plastic rectangular ladder connector that allows two of the FPT3360 ladders above to be joined together.
    • 4 each - FPT3362 - Yellow wood dowel / rod.
    • FPT3363 - Yellow plastic U-shaped trapeze bar. Round bar with support arm attached to each end. Each support arm has a round hold on the end.
    • FPT3364 - Red (solid red) plastic "ball" with a squared hole on one side to fit on the seal's nose or on the end of one of the wooden dowels.
    • FPT3366 - Yellow plastic semi-circle with pegs (male) that is used with the FPT3367 listed below to make a ring that is 11" in diameter and used for ladders and figures to stand in. *See Variation Below
    • FPT3367 - Yellow plastic semi-circle with holes (female) that is used with the FPT3366 listed above to make a ring that is 11" in diameter and used for ladders and figures to stand in. *See Variation Below
    • FPT3369 - Round black wooden barrel/tub. The sides are slightly tapered, it has gold flecks in the black paint, and a 3/8" hole passes through the center of the barrel.
    • FPT3457 - light blue plastic balancing board. This balancing board is flat and has 2 grooves in the top that holds that accessory figures's legs in place.
  • FPT3458 - #900 Fisher-Price Circus Instructions.
Variations:
  • FPT22366 - aqua plastic semi-circle with pegs (male) that is used with the FPT22367 listed below to make a ring that is 11" in diameter and used for ladders and figures to stand in.
  • FPT22367 - aqua plastic semi-circle with holes (female) that is used with the FPT22366 listed above to make a ring that is 11" in diameter and used for ladders and figures to stand in.
Other Information:
  • FP900CBOX1962 - retial display box that could be used as a circus prop or stage. The box has an open front, a red circus tent top shape at the top and it measures 12-1/2" tall, 12" deep and 28" long. This set also came with a 4-color instruction booklet that also gives child ideas of how to set up his circus.
  • Also see 1932-1938's #250 Big Performing Circus for the very first Fisher-Price set that used a wooden circus wagon and wooden cut-out figures with movable limbs.
  • Also see 1964's #900 Big Performing Circus, as it is exactly the same as this set, except the Big Performing Circus has 1 additional piece: a yellow plastic aerial spinner (3-arms coming out from a central disk - spins when placed over a dowel).
  • Also see 1964's #55 Fisher-Price Big Circus Display.
  • Also see 1963's #902 Junior Circus (22-piece set)
  • Also see 1965's #904 Beginner's Circus (13-piece set)
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