The bank is made of two parts held together with a screw. The casting shows details of the owl's face and plumage as well as the tree stump.
The bank appears to be all original and retains most of its original paint. It has the coin slot on the back of the owl's head. This is a very nice-looking penny bank in good condition. Please see page 90 in Andy and Susan Moor's Book "The Penny Bank Book: Collecting Still Banks" Published by Schiffer Books in 1984, for a photo of the same bank (bank number 598). Please carefully review photos as they are part and parcel of our description.
Size: The bank measures 4 7/8" at its tallest and 2 1/2" at its widest point. The base measures 2 1/4" by 1 7/8" and the bank weighs slightly over 12 ounces. Marks: We have opened the bank and were unable to identify any markings. Distinguishing Characteristics - Most Interesting About The Piece: This is a nice still penny bank which would make a nice addition to your collection.
Condition: This cast iron bank is in good condition. It has no breaks and no repairs. It appears to be all original with its original screw and retains most of its original gold coloring (>75%). The bank shows some soiling and scratches to the surface.
A great looking bank worthy of a spot in your collection. Please view photos to appreciate beauty of this bank and for additional condition information. We guarantee the authenticity, description and condition of the items we sell.
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