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Artist - Martha Widener
Pin 26773: “Astro Orbiting” Framed Pin Set (WDW Mickey’s Toontown Event)
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|Origin:||Walt Disney World|
|Limited Edition:||50 Pins|
|SKU Number:||4 00109 78542 4|
|Released:||June 14, 2003|
|This framed pin set was part of the RSVP merchandise for the Mickey’s Toontown of Pin Trading event on June 14, 2003 and contains six cloisonné pins. Designed by Martha Widener, it shows (as pins) Mickey Mouse, inventor Gyro Gearloose (from Carl Barks’ Scrooge McDuck Comic books and the Disney Afternoon television show Ducktales), and pilot Launchpad McQuack (also from Ducktales and Darkwing Duck) all in jets blasting around Tomorrowland’s Astro Orbiter. |
Watching these events are cute little six legged Skippy and the sinister Alien from the now closed attraction Alien Encounter.
Each pin of these pins (Mickey, Gyro, Launchpad, Skippy and the Alien) are backstamped with the 2003 pin trading logo, the Mickey’s Toontown event logo and:
Limited Edition 50
The final pin is the Pin Trading Around the World logo pin in gold.
The framed set approximately 17 inches by 15 inches and comes with a Certificate of Verification (which includes the sets title, artist, edition size and date of release.)