William Tell Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

William Tell Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Cataloged Antique Auction Saturday, June 15th 2013 – William Tell Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

William Tell Cast Iron Mechanical Bank. Standing figure of William Tell in his fancy clothing and cape, he aims down the barrel of his musket, the coin is loaded on top of the barrel;  the boy standing at the steps in front of the tower has an apple on top of his head and when you press down William Tell’s right foot, his head drops to look down the musket’ sights as he shoots the coin into the tall stone tower and knocking the apple down. The paint is about 75% with green on the base, tan colored tower, the boy wears yellow and the shooter has colorful clothing. In good working condition, has its trap door. 6.5 in. high x 10.5 in. wide x 3.75 in. deep.

Estimate: $400 – $600


Cataloged Antique Auction Saturday, June 15th @ 11AM
Saturday, June 15th @ 11AM
Previews: Fri. 10AM – 5PM & Sat. 8AM – 11AM

Fontaine’s Auction Gallery
1485 West Housatonic Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: 413-448-8922
Fax: 413-442-1550
info@fontainesauction.com

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