Bumbo

Front view of a seat showing the leg gaps. Side view of a seat showing the small indented grip. Rear view of a seat showing the textured surface. Side view of a seat showing the small indented grip. Top view of a seat showing the safety straps. Underside view of a seat showing the strap fastenings. Front view of a seat showing the detachable tray. Side view of a seat showing the tray set up. Underside view of a seat showing the tray set up. Front view of a seat showing the packaging. Rear view of a seat showing the packaging.
Front view of a seat showing the leg gaps. Side view of a seat showing the small indented grip. Rear view of a seat showing the textured surface. Side view of a seat showing the small indented grip. Top view of a seat showing the safety straps. Underside view of a seat showing the strap fastenings. Front view of a seat showing the detachable tray. Side view of a seat showing the tray set up. Underside view of a seat showing the tray set up. Front view of a seat showing the packaging. Rear view of a seat showing the packaging.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 007237
Country
Date
2015

Description

A 'Bumbo' floor seat which is designed to provide the support to enable babies to maintain a sitting position on the floor. It is made from lightweight, moulded polyurethane and incorporates a three-point safety harness and has a detachable play tray. The Bumbo floor seat is modelled on an original 1996 design by Johan Buitendach of South Africa, who was inspired to create a seat whilst caring for his grandson. The seat and tray are contained within an illustrated box.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "manufactured by Bumbo South Africa. Material Polyurethane. World Patent number POT:ZA 1999 00030" (base of seat)
Dimensions
Height
230mm
Diameter
370mm
Method Note
seat
tray and buckle
harness
Material Note
plastic
PU seat
polyurethane
textile safety harness
nylon buckle
PA
polyamide
ABS tray
acrylonitrile butadiene styrene
card box
Colour Note
tray
box