Baby’s First Butcher Shop Eick August 14, 2012 Interesting 3 Comments They just don’t make toys like they used to. This “grisly 1840 doll-sized butcher shop with miniature animal carcasses and a floor covered in sawdust and blood” was recently highlighted on Collectors Weekly. Nowadays, many of us are happy to be oblivious and ignorant of the source of our food, but in Victorian times, elaborate models of butcher shops were not uncommon. What do you think? Would you buy an antique toy such as this for one of your kids? Or maybe as a collectible item for yourself? The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Live in DC? Do More Tomorrow! - June 5, 2013 Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket FINAL VOTE: Surge vs. Planter’s Cheez Balls - April 10, 2013 3 Responses Mark August 14th, 2012 I would buy this in a heartbeat. I try to break down meat in front of my kids as much as possible so they understand it’s source. If anyone is looking for a Christmas present for me, this would be great . Reply Marilyn September 2nd, 2012 No way. Reply Updates World | Valentine's Special February 7th, 2014 i will never buy this stuff… Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.