02-17-2008 02-17-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2397 Boston
February 17, 2008 11:00 AMCalender
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Six Assorted Metal Banks

$178$150
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2397 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 17, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Six Assorted Metal Banks, America, late 19th/early 20th century, including three cast iron banks, one in the form of a top hat, one in the form of an early GE electric refrigerator, one in the form of a "U.S. MAIL" mailbox; two brass banks, one in the form of a barrel on a stand, one embossed in the form of a bank building; and a lithographed tin bank in the form of an adding machine, manufactured by Henry Katz & Company, Inc., New York, (minor wear), ht. 2 1/4-6 7/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Henry Katz & Company Inc., bank building, brass banks, lithographed tin bank