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Sound mechanism - Sound Mechanism for an adult man doll

Sound Mechanism for an adult man doll

  • Object:

    Sound mechanism

  • Place of origin:

    Japan (manufactured)

  • Date:

    1970-1979 (manufactured)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Ozen Corporation (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    plastic and metal, string

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Palitoy Company

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

pull string plastic and metal mechanism
contained within a male doll body which has the pull string at the nape and moulded open grid at the front

Place of Origin

Japan (manufactured)


1970-1979 (manufactured)


Ozen Corporation (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

plastic and metal, string


length: 3¼ in

Object history note

Part of the Palitoy Archive
This mechanism is of the type designed for the talking Action Man figure, but it is not working.

Descriptive line

Ozen, Japan, 1970s


Plastic; Metal; String




Dolls; Audio equipment; Product design

Production Type

Mass produced


Museum of Childhood

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