It's unlikely that the inventor of the cup-and-ball toy was inspired by a need to help children develop better hand-and-eye coordination. Though, after watching a child play even such a simple a game, you can quickly see advancements in the development of their physical coordination.
Whether or not originally intended for infant development, many toys and objects certainly serve that purpose. You don't need a big budget or a fancy catalog for designer toys to provide your baby with fun tools for cognitive and physical development.
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