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CAPSULE GEMINI ASTRONAUT IN ORBITAL FLIGHT - HORIKAWA /AHI - JAPAN

Metallic blue and silver lithographed tinplate space capsule. The capsule as a red tin detailed nose cone. There is a red plastic engine at the rear. A blue tin astronaut sits inside covered by a clear plastic window. A red tin astronaut with yellow oxygen tanks is attached by a wire and rotates. This is the "orbital flight" spacewalk feature. Blue tin friction "Rocket engine with spark and beep beep noise". Friction action with spark and noise. Corrugated skin pattern. Box marked SH and AHI.

Features in a newspaper ad in October 1963