Monkey & Lion Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Monkey & Lion Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Cataloged Antique Auction Saturday, June 15th 2013 – Monkey & Lion Cast Iron Mechanical Bank

Monkey & Lion Cast Iron Mechanical Bank. Figure of a lion standing beside a tree trunk, at the top of the tree is a pair of monkeys, one holds a coin in its right hand, when the lever is pushed the monkeys lean forward and drop the coin into the opening lions mouth. Lion has original yellow paint with glass beaded eyes and the monkeys have 2 tone brown paint. In good working condition with no broken or missing pieces, paint is overall good with typical wear and dirt from age, has trap door in the base. 8.5 in. high x 9 in. wide x 3.75 in. deep.

Estimate: $500 – $750


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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