8 1/4″ x 5 1/2″ x 4. Original not a Reproduction. Very Rare Cat and Mouse Cast Iron Mechanical Bank. Made by the J & E Stevens Co. Cast Iron closure marked Pat. 2 1875 that’s when this type of closure was made. Bank retains Some of its original paint and very light areas of rust. Mechanism works by placing a coin in front of mouse on top. Pressing the button the mouse swings down revealing a cat with mouse on ball from back side dropping the coin inside at the same time. The spring on this bank is a little week after 120+ years the cat and mouse on ball do not swing all the way to the top anymore however the coin does drop in every time. This Item Ships to US. The item “RARE Original Cast Iron Cat and Mouse Mechanical Bank 1891 J & E Stevens” is in sale since Tuesday, December 8, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Mechanical Banks”. The seller is “bachick” and is located in Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Featured Refinements: Cast Iron Mechanical Bank