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Coin-Operated Cast-Iron Buffalo's Head Perfume Dispenser

Auction:
2314
Lot:
496
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Coin-Operated Cast-Iron Buffalo's Head Perfume Dispenser, by Continental Novelty Co., Buffalo, N.Y., with black painted finish, 1c operation, coin-slot, wall-mount formed as a garland above the buffalo's head, sprung horns, open mouth with tongue and aperture for "snorting" perfume from an internal tin reservoir, ht. 14 in., (lacking back-plate)
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Head , Perfume Dispenser, Continental Novelty Co., Buffalo, New York, Erie Canal, Erie County, New York