This listing is for a fully functional BATTERY OPERATED TEDDY THE ARTIST w/box as shown. It is in excellent-near mint condition.Colors are clear & bright. Tin litho, plush fur, clothing & plastic parts are in very nice, clean condition. To operate, slide an animal template onto the tray. Insert the tray into the bottom of the desk. Turn the switch to the on position and Teddy Bear the Artist's head sways from side to side and his eyes move as he traces the pattern of the template that was inserted.
Appears to be having a great deal of fun drawing. A marvelous toy to watch in action. Works perfectly as it should. No disappointments with this charming toy.A perfect gift for that artist, painter, draftsman or just plain kid in all of us. One of the original "Teddy" crayons is included along with a new box of crayola crayons. Battery compartment is mint as are the connections. It is listed & pictured on page 184. It is a 1950's era toy made by the Yonezawa Y Co. The original box is included. It is in fair / average condition. It does have a number of clear tape repairs on the lid. The item "MINT 1950's BATTERY OPERATED TEDDY THE ARTIST BEAR TIN LITHO TOY JAPAN working" is in sale since Sunday, April 03, 2016. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Electronic, Battery & Wind-Up\Battery Operated\Pre-1970".
The seller is "dogfoxy" and is located in Omaha, Nebraska. This item can be shipped worldwide.