Russia is today one of the very few countries in the world that does not have an outside debt. However, things were at a point not so bright for them.
During the time of the Soviet Union, life was harsh for all inhabitants. The strict Soviet rule and the consequences of the Cold War had severe impacts on the economy and financial possibilities of Russians and also their economy.
The strict measures applied so that the country will economically survive affected all areas of the industry, even production of toys. Recently found pictures, reveal plans of toys made out of potatoes.
If these toys were ever made, we do not know, but the idea of them is pretty… bizarre. Check them out on the next pages:
The Potato Strongman
Potato See-Saw With Potato Children
Potato Man Picking Potato Mushrooms
Potato Man Riding Potato Horse
Potato Fisherman Not Catching Potato Fish
Potato Dog With Potato Doghouse
Potato Man Walking His Potato Dog Whilst Reading a Newspaper
Potato Racer Driving Potato Car