“Stacking Puzzle Figure Toy”
The stacking puzzle figure toy of Minotaur is part of a series that combines historical information, folk elements and Greek tradition with interactivity and modern design. A common feature of the whole series is the different pieces, unique to each toy figure that highlight its archetypal features, making it instantly recognizable.
An educational themed toy series of stacking figures made of natural beech wood which help in familiarizing children with the concept of puzzle and composition and at the same time decoration the children’s room with their vibrant eco-friendly colors and the childishness of their design.
A DROP OF KNOWLEDGE
The Minotaur was one of the most famous monsters in Ancient Greek mythology, usually portrayed with the body of a man and the head of a bull. Born from the unnatural union of Pasiphae and the Cretan Bull, the Minotaur resided at the center of the Labyrinth, designed specifically to hide him from view at the request of Pasiphae’s husband, Minos. With the help of their daughter, Ariadne, Theseus, the greatest Athenian hero, eventually managed to kill the Minotaur.