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Boy on Trapeze Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

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Lot 2018 Details

Description
J. Barton Smith Company Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1890 The only mechanical bank produced by J. Barton Smith Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania circa 1890. The bank was originally marketed as “French’s Automatic Toy Bank”. The heavier the coin, the more revolutions the boy will make. Made of Cast Iron. Worked when tested. Very Fine to Excellent Condition.
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Boy on Trapeze Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Estimate $1,200 - $1,500Aug 30, 2020
Starting Price $600
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