Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Disneyland Paris 20th Anniversary Snowglobe

Disneyland Paris
Characters:  Mickey Mouse
Features:  Lights up.
Music:  Yes
Source:  Disneyland Paris
Timeframe:  2012

Monday, April 23, 2012

Precious Moments Little Mermaid Snowglobe

Precious Moments - Little Mermaid
Description:  Under the sea you'll find ''A Wonderful World Surrounds You.'' The little mermaid is joined by her fishy friend Flounder in this Ariel Musical Water Globe
Characters:  Ariel, Flounder
Features:  none
Music:  Part of Your World
Size:  5 5/8'' H x 4 1/2'' W x 4 1/2'' L
Snow:  glittering flakes
Source:  Precious Moments
Timeframe:  2012
ORP:  34.50

Sunday, April 22, 2012

Limited Edition Nightmare Before Christmas Snowglobe

Photo courtesy of DisneyShopping.com.
Nightmare Before Christmas - Limited Edition
Description from DisneyShopping.com: What's this? What's this? A snowglobe you can't miss! Jack Skellington's crystal ball conjures up a bewitching vision of Santa's Village at the North Pole for the citizens of Halloweentown. Gathered 'round Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Snowglobe are a carousel of colorful characters: Sally, Santa, The Mayor, Barrel, and The Clown with the Tear-Away Face. Surrounding the scene is a string of multicolored Holiday lights.
Characters: Barrel, Clown,Jack Skellington, Mayor, Sally, Santa Claus.
Features: Limited Edition of 1200. Blower. Santa's Village rotates. 22 LED lights.
Music: "What's This?"
Size: 7 5/8'' H x 7 3/4'' Diameter.
Snow: White.
Source: Disney Store Europe, Online.
Timeframe: 2008-2009.
ORP: 99.50

UPDATE:  This snowglobe was released in 2012 by DisneyStore.com.  It is pretty much the same but apparently has some paint variations such as the ornament in Jack's hand and Jack's coat has red velvet flocking.  Thanks to collector John Roll for pointing this out to me.

Nightmare Jelly Globe Set from Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong Disneyland - Nightmare Before Christmas
Description: set of 4 soft jelly-bubble globes.
Characters: Dr Finklestein, Jack Skellington, Sally, Zero.
Size: 2" H
Snow: Glitter
Source: Hong Kong Disneyland

Photo courtesy of EarthX.com
The above photo reveals that there are more to this set then just the 4 shown in the Hong Kong Disneyland 4-pack.  Unknown if these were available in other packaging outside of Disneyland.

Nightmare Before Christmas Snowglobe

Nightmare Before Christmas
Description from DisneyStore.com:  What's this? Discover a cavalcade of creepy crawlies and ghoulish grins. When Halloween invades Christmas, which holiday wins? Jack's deluxe snowglobe is an animated delight with swirling snow and tiny lights for the night.
Characters:  Barrel, Clown, Jack, Mayor, Sally, Santa Claus.
Features:  Blower, Santa's village rotates, flocked Santa suit on Jack, LED lights.
Music:  What's This?
Size: 8 1/2'' H x 8'' Diameter
Snow:  white
Source:  DisneyStore.com
Timeframe:  2012
ORP:  99.50

NOTE:  The original version of this globe was a limited edition of 1200 mainly released in Europe. There seems to be some paint differences but the main difference is that Jack did not have a flocked suit on the original.  You can the original in this posting here.