Pat was issued to James H. Bowen of Philadelphia PA May 20,1890 under the # 428-450. Manufactured by the J&E Stephens Co Cromwell Conn USA. There is missing paint all over the bank, and on the clowns face as shown. There is a lever you push down the clown spins around. Button on the back makes the clown do a hand stand. The bank has the bottom piece that holds the coins in that is a little loose I think it suppose to have a screw, but it is missing. Pat # 328450 on the bottom. Measures 9 inches tall and the base is 4 inches across. Great antique old bank for the collector. Any questions please feel free to ask. The item “Antique old Cast Iron Mechanical Funny clown on Globe Bank J&E Stevens Co” is in sale since Thursday, November 09, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Mechanical Banks”. The seller is “sun1cuda” and is located in Kenvil, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States