automaton

Maker
Holiday Creations
Production date
Circa 1990s
Description
Battery powered animated Santa Claus Christmas decoration/toy/music box. Plastic figure with green and white striped shirt, red waistcoat and trousers, red "Santa Hat" and green apron with words "Santa's workshop" printed on front. Figure holds red and green hammer in right hand, and stands on a square plastic plinth music box. Front pantel of plinth has gold coloured plastic plaque with "Noel" printed in black. Black plastic switch at the back, top of the plinth activates movement and music. White sticker next to switch reads "Inspected 50328" Battery compartment is on underside of plinth, along with relief text "Push to Open", "Holiday Creations c 1993" and "Made in China". Runs on 2 x C Batteries.
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Production place
Production role
Distributor
Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 400 x 175 x 117mm (15 3/4 x 6 7/8 x 4 5/8")
Other id
EC1999.75
110/99
9540
3054
EC1999.44
Catalogue number
EC1999.75
Accession number
1999.110.83

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