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    Al Smith: Rare Celluloid Dime Bank. Manufactured in the form of two celluloid sides, formed like buttons, separated by metal with a slit in the top to drop in coins. We have seen several varieties of similarly made political banks, pincushions, and tape measures from the era between the World Wars, and all are scarce to rare. Because of their nature, they tended to suffer wear and are often found with condition problems. However the present example is in pristine condition. Diameter: 2".

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2007
    26th-27th Monday-Tuesday
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