This adorable vintage Japanese early plastic or celluloid Santa Claus standing figure or candy container dates from the 1930's.
The figure is hand painted with excellent details, a near perfect body and great original paint. Marked on back of shoulders "Japan" with unidentified manufacturer's trademark above.
Dimensions: 7 7/8" high, 3" wide and 2 1/2" deep.
Condition: This nice figure is in excellent Estate condition with no noted flaws. Cardboard base appears to have been added to facilitate figure standing upright.