Maker: Yonezawa

JAPAN circa 1962

Yonezawa wasted little time in marketing their own version of Cragstan robot,using their own branding and calling it ...Modern robot.

The toys are essentially identical (even the packaging)..

Yonezawa's Modern robot is battery operated and features a mystery bump-n-go action, swinging arms,spring loaded mechanical brain and head illumination.

The package artwork features a stunning lunar landscape with Saturn floating in the sky.

Height - 12 inches

MC $ 1.400

MIOB $ 2.200

(Griffiths auction 9-12-00)