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Organ Bank, Cat and Dog

Auction:
2345
Lot:
937
Sold for:
$1,058$900

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Organ Bank, Cat and Dog, Kyser & Rex Company, Philadelphia, PA, barrel organ with pipes and painted sheet music on the facade, seated monkey receives the contribution, tips his hat and deposits the coin while the dog and cat dance to the sound of bells, patented June 13, 1882, ht. 8 in., (some worn paint, otherwise good condition).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Kyser & Rex Company, worn paint, Barrel organ, Busking, Organ, Pipe organ