Antique Cast Iron Penny Bank Uncle Sam Bust With Moving Goatee. Circa 1900 Antique Cast Iron UNCLE SAM Bust Wagging Goatee Mechanical Bank made by Ives Blakeslee and Williams Company. It measures 5 1/2 tall by approximately 2 wide by 3 1/2 long. It works by placing a coin in his top hat, which makes his goatee move up and down. The red, white, and blue paint on his top hat is faded and original paint seems to be faded as well. Very rarely do you see this specific mechanical bank come up for sale. It is listed in the book by John D. Meyer, Old Mechanical Penny Banks, 1952 Handbook, Banks 226-240. Uncle Sam Bust Moves beard when coin is deposited in slot in his head. Comes in silver color with red, white and blue hat band. Variety also in painted colors, flesh colored face, blue coat with red trimmings and red, white and blue hat. The item “Circa 1900’s Antique Cast Iron Penny Bank Uncle Sam Bust With Moving Goatee” is in sale since Friday, March 5, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Mechanical Banks”. The seller is “bencooper” and is located in Stigler, Oklahoma. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.
- Material: Cast Iron
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Brand: Ives Blakeslee