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Painted Cast Iron Mechanical "Monkey Bank" Bank

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
639
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

Painted Cast Iron Mechanical "Monkey Bank" Bank, Hubley Manufacturing Co., c. 1930, place a coin in the monkey's mouth, then press the lever which activates the monkey to jump and deposit the coin into the figure's organ, ht. 7 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Lacking key to lock.


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Hubley Manufacturing Co.