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.

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)

Object number

AIBDC : 007237

Date

2015

Country

Method

seat
tray and buckle
harness

Material

Dimensions
Height
230mm
Diameter
370mm

Colour