Maker: Horikawa

JAPAN circa 1960


Horikawa's Busy Cart Robot, is a big battery operated toy with lively lithographed tinplate and plastic-finished in yellow/red/brown colors.

During operation Busy Cart Robot is a hard worker...Protected by his heavy duty helmet,he walks forward,stops,raises the yellow wheelbarrow,dumps his heavy load ,then lowers and repeats the same hard working action...

He has a warehouse companion (Forklift robot),who was on lunch break when this photo was taken..

Height - 11 1/2 inches / 29.2 cm

MIOB $ 1.080

(Griffiths auction 9-12-00)