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85/2573-18 Toy spaceship, 'Atomic rocket', tin plate, made by 'TM', Japan, c.1965. Click to enlarge.

'Atomic Rocket' toy

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Toy spaceship, 'Atomic rocket', tin plate, made by 'TM', Japan, c.1965.

Slug shaped toy spaceship made of painted and printed tin plate with blue, red, yellow, white and black detail. There is a clear plastic front over yellow and red plastic. Three painted windows on each side with blond men's faces. Red fin on top, two yellow and red engines down the sides. Battery chamber at back with a blue door. Silver switch at proper right side. Silver bumper bar at front. Three black plastic wheels on …

Summary

Object No.

85/2573-18

Object Statement

Toy spaceship, 'Atomic rocket', tin plate, made by 'TM', Japan, c.1965

Physical Description

Toy spaceship, 'Atomic rocket', tin plate, made by 'TM', Japan, c.1965.

Slug shaped toy spaceship made of painted and printed tin plate with blue, red, yellow, white and black detail. There is a clear plastic front over yellow and red plastic. Three painted windows on each side with blond men's faces. Red fin on top, two yellow and red engines down the sides. Battery chamber at back with a blue door. Silver switch at proper right side. Silver bumper bar at front. Three black plastic wheels on the bottom.

Dimensions

Height

90 mm

Width

112 mm

Depth

238 mm

Production

Made

Notes

This toy was made by T M in Japan.

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Atomic Rocket' toy 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 27 October 2021, <https://ma.as/41976>

Wikipedia

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