Each owl is handcrafted to give a unique and detailed appearance. The owls feature upper case and lower case letters. The vowels are differentiated. They make a super way of learning initial sounds and well as gaining an awareness of alphabetical order and recognition. The set would make a lovely treasure collection as well a great addition to small world play.This beautiful collection is both practical and versatile as well as aesthetically pleasing. NB. Do not use in water. Set includes 26 owls. For ages 3yrs+. Size of owls approx. H8cm.