Dolphin model (City Folk)

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Dolphin model
Buy price Sell price
 8,000 Bells  2,000 Bells
1.0 x 1.0  1 × 1
Obtain via
HRA points 1111
In other games
New Leaf (S.S. Dolphin)
Names in other languages
 maquette Dolphin
 Dolphin in scala
 mini Dolphin
 Dolphin miniat.

The Dolphin model is a downloadable furniture item in Animal Crossing: City Folk. It is based on the S.S. Dolphin from the Pikmin series.

The Dolphin model could be obtained in a letter from Nintendo if the player was connected to WiiConnect24 during the item's distribution period.

No villagers have this item in their home.


The following letter was sent alongside the Dolphin model:

Dear <player>,
Here's a little something to
commemorate the first
manned lunar landing.
Watch out for meteors!



The following table lists which in which regions and on what dates the Dolphin model was known to have been distributed. This list may be incomplete.

Region Date(s) Reason for distribution
United States of America United States Jul 20 – Aug 3, 2009[1] Anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.



  1. Liquefy (February 12, 2011). "Animal Crossing: City Folk – FAQ". Retrieved January 12, 2021.