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Painted Cast Iron Mechanical "Cabin" Bank

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
618
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Painted Cast Iron Mechanical "Cabin" Bank, J. & E. Stevens, c. 1885, the yellow- and red-painted building with a figure standing in the doorway, a coin is laid on the edge of the roof and the brush on the side of the building is pulled to release the man to swing around and kick the coin into the bank, ht. 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $400-600


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