automaton

Production date
Circa 1990s
Description
Battery powered animated Santa Claus Christmas decoration/toy/music box. Plastic Santa with red suit with white trim, black belt and black boots. Holds a candle in his right hand. Stands atop a round white plastic plinth music box. Black plastic switch at top front of plinth activates music and movement, illuminates candle. Santa movement consists of swaying its head and drawing hands and illuminated candle into and away from chest. Battery compartment is on underside of the plinth, as is text in relief "Made in China". Runs on 2 x C batteries.
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Measurements
Dimensions (LxWxH): 360 x 130 x 116mm (14 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 4 9/16")
Other id
EC1999.72
110/99
9540
3054
EC1999.44
Catalogue number
EC1999.72
Accession number
1999.110.86

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