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Circa 1990s
Battery powered animated Santa Claus Christmas decoration/toy/music box. Plastic Santa with maroon red suit with white trim holding a candle in his right hand. Stands atop a round black plinth music box. Black plastic switch on top of plinth at back activated movement and music and both. Santa movement consists of swaying its head and the illuminated candle. Battery compartment is on underside of plinth. Text on base, in relief, "Made in China". Runs on 2 x C batteries.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 390 x 160 x 115mm (15 3/8 x 6 5/16 x 4 1/2")
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