Giant Rocket Tin Toy 15" Tall Friction Powered Spring Activated Space Toy
Giant space Rocket. Large Tin Toy Friction Powered Rocket measuring 15 inches tall. Friction powered action which activates Rocket to stand upward when nose hits wall, and ramp unfolds revealing tin lithographed astronaut inside. Impressive classic toy design concept from the 1960's. Tin Toys are for adult collectors and not suitable for children. Produced just like the original tin toys in the 1950's utilizing heavy stamping machines and then hand assembled. Minor rubs or scratches are common for this Rocket production.