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"Jolly Nigger Bank" Mechanical Bank...

2007 November Grand Format Political Memorabilia & Americana Auction #672

 
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Auction Ended On: Nov 12, 2007
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Location: Dallas, TX
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"Jolly Nigger Bank" Mechanical Bank made by John Harper, Ltd., Willenhall, England, circa 1905. Place a coin in the black man's hand and lower the lever on his shoulder. The coin is deposited in his mouth as his eyes roll back in his head. From the William Esser Collection.

Condition
: Wear to paint. Working. Very good (80%). Size: 6.5" Tall.

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Service and Handling Description: Miscellaneous Collectibles, Large (view shipping information)

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