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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2946M Marlborough
October 27, 2016 09:00 AMCalender
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Shepard Hardware Co. "Jonah and the Whale" Mechanical Bank

$800$650
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Shepard Hardware Co. "Jonah and the Whale" Mechanical Bank, Buffalo, New York, 19th century, depicting a large whale and figures on the ship in the turbulent seas, lower frieze reading Jonah and the Whale, lg. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

functions properly, faded and worn paint, coin trap door lacking key


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