Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Mechanical Bank
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
- Date / Time :
- October 25, 2018 12:00PM
Cast Iron "Uncle Sam" Mechanical Bank, Shepard Hardware Company, Buffalo, New York, late 19th century, figure wearing blue-painted jacket, red and white striped pants, standing on a deck next to a bag marked "US," base has an eagle with "E PLURIBUS UNUM" ribbon on front, the bottom marked "PAT. JUNE 8, 1886," ht. 11 3/8 in.
Provenance: The collection of Frederic and Jean Sharf.
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