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Rubik's Cube

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Plastic
  • Place Designed: Hungary
  • DATES designed 1974
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in. (8.3 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm)
    MARKINGS no marks
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Joseph V. Garry
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small cube-shaped articulated puzzle toy; composed of twenty-seven individual cubes connected by an internal pivot mechanism and decorated with applied vinyl patches in red, orange, yellow, green, blue and white. Each face of the toy designed to be twisted and turned to rearranged the individual components; the goal of the toy is to arrange the small cubes so each of the toy’s surfaces show only a single color.
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