Ray Guns

Ray Guns
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Four toy ray guns from the Museum's space popular culture collection illustrate how varied the colors, shapes, and designs of imagined space toys can be. From top left, clockwise, Laser Gun Toy, Taiwan, c. 1970s–1980s; “Space Super Jet” Toy Gun, Japan, c. 1960s–1970s; XZ-44 Liquid Helium Toy Water Pistol, USA, 1936; and Flash Gordon Arresting Ray Pistol Toy, USA, 1952. 

Photographer:

Eric Long

ID #:

WEB11887-2011

Source:

Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum

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Smithsonian Institution

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