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Polychrome Cast Iron New Creedmore William Tell Mechanical Bank

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2709T Location: Boston Date / Time: February 24, 2014 10:00AM


Polychrome Cast Iron New Creedmore William Tell Mechanical Bank, J. & E. Stevens Co., Cromwell, Connecticut, 1895-1915, the bank featuring Tell aiming his rifle at a tree, impressed patent mark on base "NEW CREEDMORE BANK PAT.D NOV. 6, 1877," plug marked "PTd. FEB 2 1875," (minor paint wear), ht. 6 3/4, lg. 10 1/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

In good working condition, minor paint wear to high points, no evidence of repaint.

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New Creedmore William Tell Mechanical Bank, Cromwell, CREEDMORE BANK PAT.D, J. & E. Stevens Co., bank featuring, Connecticut