Jiminy Cricket Disney Watch Signature Series Wristwatch, New.
Ward Kimball 60th Anniversary Animator for Disney Artist Designed.
Walt Disney Artists Collectors set with Papers and Artist Bio Document.
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Distributed by Walt Disney The Disney Signature series highlights the work of Disney's all time greatest artists. The watches presented are designed by those artists and feature well known characters and scenes from their careers. The watches are displayed in beautiful hard wood boxes with the artists signatures burned into the lids. Also included is a certificate of authenticity and a pamphlet that shows photos of the artists and describes their history and contribution to Disney audiences the world over.
The Jiminy Cricket Watch offered here features the work of Ward Kimball in new, unworn,working condition. This watch face features a spectacular artistic color image of Jiminy against a bright blue background. It also has a push button back light display. Three hand analog Japanese Quartz movement,Gold tone case diameter: 32 mm, black leather band 18mm, mineral crystal.
About the animator Ward Kimball:
Ward Kimball (1914 – 2002) started with Walt Disney in 1934. In addition to Jiminy Cricket Ward also created the Crows in Dumbo, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, Mad Hatter, and Cheshire Cat. He was also a renowned jazz Trombonist. He was one of Disneys famed "Nine Old Men" the core animators of Disney animated films that include among others: Ollie Johnson and Frank Thomas and was revered for his knowledge and understanding of visual aesthetics. His fascination with electric trains was the inspiration for the Disneyland Railroad, with one of the engines Ward Kimball engine #5 being named after him.This item is IN HAND: Don't get caught waiting on a drop shipper who must first go out and buy your item (assuming they are still available!)