This listing is for a vintage BATTERY OPERATED TRIC-CYCLING CLOWN w/box as shown. It is in MINT condition.Tin lito, hair, plastic and clothing are very nice & clean. No rust or corrosion anywhere. Battery compartments are clean with no corrosion or damage. The 5 correct actions of this toy are as follows: (1) The light in the red ball flashes on and off, (2) The light in the green ball flashes on and off, (3) Left leg moves up & down cycling, (4) Right leg moves up & down cycling, (5) The clown moves forward on his trick unicycle turning and spinning around in an eratic manner. Very amusing to watch in action.
The clown's head can also be positioned from left to right. It is listed on page 193. It is a 1960's era toy made by the M-T Co. The original box is included. It is in good-very good condition.It does have a number of clear tape repairs on the inside of the lid and box bottom. Would make a very nice addition to anyone's clown, circus or carnival themed toy collection. The item "RARE 1960s TRIC-CYCLING CLOWN BATTERY OPERATED TIN CIRCUS TOY JAPAN MINT MIB" is in sale since Tuesday, March 29, 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.