Time Travel with these toys

Updated 2016-04-20 11:03:05 China.com

Time Travel with these toys

Zhang Yang, the curator of Bejing Tin Toy museum, began to collect tin toy for nearly 20 years since he was a teenager. As long as talking about the tin toy, he is excited.

Time Travel with these toys

The collection of his tin toy is increasing to about three thousand pieces from several at the beginning, which makes him have to vacate the room to place the collection but still crowded.

Time Travel with these toys

Tracing the origins of collecting toys, Zhang Yang was intrigued by an old toy when cleaning the room, cherishing the warm memories of childhood. He started to collect toys from flea market, which lasted 20 years unexpectedly.

Time Travel with these toys

Zhang Yang not only collects toys, but also ponders subtlety of toys.

Time Travel with these toys

DFH tractor is the best proof of that era.

Time Travel with these toys

Talking about why he loves tin toy, he thinks tin gives him a strong feeling and it has feeling of vicissitudes which is different with other toys.

Time Travel with these toys

Million - tons hydraulic press is the treasure of museum. Less than five to eight pieces existed in the world, which makes it valuable.

Time Travel with these toys

In Zhang Yang's opinion, collecting toys is a kind of hobby, also a kind of relax. He can feel easy in the room filled with collections when he is under pressure.

Time Travel with these toys

His wife supports his hobby and choice. “It is good for one person to stick on a thing which  gives me a sense of security.”

Time Travel with these toys

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