The paint is still there, and it has not been repaired nor repainted. The bottom trap is gone, but that’s it! You can find the old traps but I didn’t try. To work, put a coin in the tray and the gentleman turns to his left which deposits the coin inside. Just look at the great paint on the man, still looking bright, even his red vest is looking sharp! This is patented on the back 1875, even though the books give the date as 1876/77. It is showing age and has not been cleaned either. Oil would make it look better, but I do nothing to old items! 4 1/2″ tall and the base is 3 1/2″ X 3″ Shown in Davidsons’ “PENNY LANE” as D# 230 and rated “2. Very intricate in design all the way around. That’s only fair and all sellers should do it, but they don’t! GUARANTEED OLD AND AUTHENTIC! Please use the checkout. The item “BIG PRICE CUT GUARANTEED OLD ORIG 1875 HALLS LILIPUT WithTRAY MECHANICAL BANK B787″ is in sale since Sunday, April 7, 2013. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Still, Piggy Banks\Other Collectible Still Banks”. The seller is “7foxysantiques” and is located in Parker, Colorado. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Brand: 1875 HILL’S LILLIPUT W/TRAY MECHANICAL BANK
- Original//Reproduction: ALL ORIGINAL OF COURSE!
- Material: CAST IRON OF COURSE!