Although I am not sure when the first Disney snowglobe was produced, they're very popular as evidenced by these prices realized at online auctions.
Check out this sampling of prices from completed sales. Some prices were found via Price Miner.
- Beauty and the Beast
A large snow dome produced in 1991 that drew 66 bidders on eBay. Beauty is at the top of the steps, the fireplace lights up and characters from the movie surround the globe.
Cinderella's Wedding Coach
The coach is metal with the frame holding the actual dome which is the carriage portion.
- Tinker Bell
A large elaborate snowglobe that was available only at the parks has Tinker Bell in the midst of clouds and the Disney Castle. A "double-tiered" globe.
- Liberty Belle Riverboat
Steamboat Mickey captains the boat with numerous Disney friends on board for the ride.
Toy Story Snowglobe
Touted as the original Toy Story snowglobe, the highly detailed piece is over 8" high and has many of the movie's characters.
- Pirates of the Caribbean
It measures 9" to the top of the mast with the globe portion sitting on the middle of the ship.
- Cinderella Castle
The castle is in the globe portion and is surrounded by lots of Disney characters from Aladdin to Snow White.
- Disney Princesses in the Garden
Five Disney princesses are set in a garden scene. Snow White is in the globe portion with other characters around the glass.
- Mary Poppins
A large elaborate Mary Poppins globe with musical and motion that plays "Let's Go Fly a Kite".
- Mary Poppins
Commemorative snowglobe of St. Paul's Cathedral, plays "Feed the Birds".
- Monsters, Inc
All the monsters surround the globe portion which has three of the characters inside.
- Magical Gathering
Many Disney characters, (Dumbo, Beauty and the Beast, Snow White, Pinocchio) are on a fairy tale boat with Mickey at the helm.
- Lilo and Stitch
Four snowglobes in one -- small globes are around the piece showing Stitch in different outfits. LE 500
- Peter Pan and Friends
The characters are flying around the Big Ben clock tower with Tinker Bell in a globe perched on top of the steeple. Over two feet tall!
- Cinderella's Midnight Magic
Cinderella is in the globe portion standing on the steps to the ball. Her carriage is awaiting at the bottom of the globe.
- Lilo and Stitch Prototype
A Halloween prototype snowglobe with a pumpkin and Lilo dressed as a witch.
eBay Completed Auctions