A part functioning cast iron mechanical bank with original paint. Stevens and Company circa 1890 1920. Depicting a magician performing a hat magic trip, a coin is placed under the hat, when the button is pushed at the back the hat comes down and the coin disappears into the main body of the form. Size in inches: H 7.5 x W 6 x D 4. Completely solid in structure and form, the surface is well aged and covered in loss of its paint and aged rust in sections as shown. The mechanism is present and works but is sticky in motion. The photos aim to illustrate the condition of this rare survivor. Its exceedingly difficult to photograph all the areas in this piece, therefore we strongly suggest reviewing all the photos provided as part of this advert and propose questions where sections are unclear to avoid disappointment. The item “Magician mechanical bank” is in sale since Sunday, March 21, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Other Antiques”. The seller is “thehouseofantiqueslondon” and is located in Ilford. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.
- Age: 1900 – 1920
- Maker: J. & E. Stevens and Company
- Material: Cast iron
- Type: Money bank
- Country/Region of Origin: United States
- Original/Repro: Original