Now Thunder Mountain, the Mine Train ride took you through several aspects of the desert. When the ride was removed and renovated to the now Thunder Mountain ride, my Dad, who was working at the park during that time acquired this prop. My parents worked at the park for approx. The rattlesnake has been stored in a smoke free home since brought home. It was damaged when brought home, I tried to get several pictures showing the damage and repair.The head had been torn away from the body at some time. It has been reattached with clear GE silicone glue. From several feet away, it's hardly noticeable. And still looks like a real red rattler!!
All it needs is noise to scare most anyone. The paint is showing it's age and has started to flake away showing the gray rubber body underneath. 3' in length and 20 wide. The body at it's largest is approx. This is "truly" a RARE opportunity to own a rare piece of Disneyland that is no longer at the Park.
Of authenticity as it was a ride prop. I have several Disney items I will be listing slowly, but please do not contact me as to what. If you are a Disney collector, this piece would make a great addition, even given it's present condition. But again, PLEASE don't ask what else I have to list, just wait is what I ask.
Thank you and good luck! The item "Disneyland Ride Prop Rare Vintage Red Rattlesnake From Mine Train Attraction" is in sale since Saturday, February 06, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Disneyana\Vintage (Pre-1968)\Theme Park Souvenirs". The seller is "highboyx" and is located in Silverado, California.This item can be shipped to United States.