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    Description

    "Bad Accident" Mechanical Bank made by J & E Stevens & Co., designed by Charles A. Bailey, circa 1891. The coin is placed under the driver's feet. When a lever is pressed the small boy jumps in front of the donkey causing him to rear throwing the cart and driver backward. The coin falls into the cart and disappears. From the William Esser Collection.

    Condition:
    New nut holding the boy onto the base. Working. Excellent (90%). Size: 6" Tall.


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2007
    12th-13th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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