It is made by the J&E Stevens Company in Connecticut. It is cast iron. Very minor signs of wear as evidenced in the pictures on the paint. It is in very good condition. The eyes roll up when the coin goes into his mouth. This particular bank is the man with the bow tie. His jacket is a nice red with some paint loss along with his lips and teeth. This piece was patended March 14 1882. Antique Cast Iron JOLLY NER Black Americana Mechanical Bank, Original Paint. The item “1882 Antique Cast Iron JOLLY Black Americana Mechanical Toy Bank, Original Paint” is in sale since Friday, January 31, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Mechanical Banks”. The seller is “idg_corp” and is located in Babylon, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Featured Refinements: Cast Iron Mechanical Bank
- Original/Reproduction: Original