This listing is for a vintage BATTERY OPERATED MAMBO - THE JOLLY DRUMMING ELEPHANT w/box as shown. This is not a reproduction toy. It is in perfect working order. Tin litho, plastic and plush fur are very nice and clean.
No rust or corrosion anywhere. Battery compartment & base are in excellent condition as is the drum. It is intact and undamaged. The 7 correct actions of this toy when operating follow: (1) Head moves from side to side, (2) Trunk/nose moves from side to side ringing bell, (3) Left arm plays the snare drum, (4) Right arm plays the cymbal, (5) Left foot plays the cymbals, (6) Right foot plays the bass drum, (7) Both eyes light up. This toy has been tested and works great.It is listed on page 108. It is a 1950's era toy made by the Alps Co. The original box is in very good condition. It does have some clear tape repairs. Would make a nice addition to any musical, rock n roll, clown, circus or carnival themed toy collection.
These drumming toys are very fun to watch. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Electronic, Battery & Wind-Up\Battery Operated\Pre-1970". The seller is "dogfoxy" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.