This listing is for a BATTERY OPERATED JOLLY SANTA ON SNOW w/box as shown. This is not a reproduction toy. It is in very good working order.
Overall condition is excellent - near mint. Tin litho skis, plastic and cloth are nice and clean. No rust or corrosion anywhere.
There is some light "greening" on the plastic hands. The remote battery compartment is near mint, no rust or corrosion. The wiring is undamaged with no cracks or breaks.
The 4 correct actions of this toy are as follows: Head moves from side to side, Head Lights Up, Right arm shakes the bell, He moves in forward or reverse. It is listed on page 99. It is a 1950's era toy made by the Alps Co.
The original box is in very good condition. It includes one of the original packaging inserts. It does have a couple of clear tape repairs on the inside of the lid. This would make a nice addition to anyone's Santa Claus or Christmas themed toy collection.
I have many other 1950's & 1960's, mint condition & mint in box, battery operated & mechanical wind-up toys listed. Take a look, you may find an old memory from the past. 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.