The paper mache belly has had some recent restoration work and fresh gold glitter applied. The Santa suit is in good exterior vintage condition, with some soiled areas on the red Santa suit and some discoloration on the suit trim. There are no rips or holes on the red suit. The beard, hair and eyebrows are all original.
The boots are in excellent condition, with no tears or stains. The Santa Claus belt has the original Harold Gale label with the 1961 year of manufacture still adhered to the underside.
This Santa Claus stands 30 tall (including display stand) and the display stand measures 15 long and. Please review all images of this rare Santa Claus. Harold Gale mechanical Santa Clauss are an amazing piece of history. This animated Santa Claus was originally a store display for a retail store in Washington D. This mechanical Santa Claus would be a show stopper in any retail setting or home.C and Baltimore, MD, near Interstate 95 (Exit 33) and Route 29. The item "Vintage RARE Christmas Santa HAROLD GALE Store Display Mechanical" is in sale since Sunday, November 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Holiday & Seasonal\Christmas\ Modern (1946-90)\Figures\Santa". The seller is "75vbug" and is located in Burtonsville, Maryland. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.