The distinctive 'onion domes" of the buildings in the Middle Eastern set give each structure the special look of 7th through 16th century Persia, Egypt, and Syria. Aladdin and other characters of Middle Eastern lore come to life as you build a village in this style or use the pieces to accent other styles with a Middle Eastern flare. Hop on a magic carpet and let your child's imagination fly to new heights. Block sets like this help teach children about other cultures in a fun and inventive way, while at the same time teaching them basic skills like hand eye coordination and spatial reasoning.
The set includes 50 pieces in 13 shapes and measures 7" x 12'' x 8''