|Winning Bid:||$293.61 (includes 15% Buyer's Premium)|
|Bidding Ended:||June 23, 2011 at 1:21 PM EST|
Auction #203 - Part II
Item numbers 1429 through 3205 in auction 203.
©1966 Raybert Productions, Inc. Stock #5373. 4.5x7 3/8x11.25" tall die-cut cardboard box has photo image on left side panel of boy using hand puppet along with second photo of band performing. Right side panel has cartoon image of band with text “We All Talk! We All Play!”. Back of box has different photo of same boy holding puppet and pulling ring to operate. White color of box has some age toning with lt. bumps at corner tips. Fine/VF. Comes with warranty card which has been filled out in ballpoint pen noting purchase date of Dec. 24, 1967. Fine. Box contains 10" tall puppet with fabric body containing hard plastic voice box mechanism while individual Monkees’ heads are hard vinyl. Front of body depicts bodies of the Monkees with large guitar logo at center. Heads are fleshtone with brown hair and facial accents. Mike wears red cap. Fabric has stitched “Mattel” tag with ©. Talking mechanism talks a little but no longer works every time. There are several people in the hobby who do repairs to these Mattel talkers. Fabric body shows a bit of dust soiling around area of pull ring. VF. The four vinyl heads are NM. From the Carl Lobel Collection. (H - $200 to $400)