Lot 451    

Cast Iron Trick Pony Mechanical Bank,
2004, The Gallery Sale, June 25 -26
ca 1885-1900; A Trick Pony cast iron mechanical bank in original polychrome paint (brownish red, red yellow, black and gold) marked on base Pat'd June 2d AND/July 7th 1885 made by the Shepard Hardware Company of Buffalo, New York. Lever on back of base operates by dropping pony’s head, which drops coin into bank; 2.6" wide x 7.5" long x 8" high.

Condition:  
Paint approx. 80%, VG.
Sold: $1,035.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Chromolithograph by <i>Madeline</i> Author Ludwig Bemelmans,
Lot # 113 - Chromolithograph by Madeline Author Ludwig Bemelmans,
printed and pencil signatures in lower right and numbered 102 of 300 in lower left. A wonderfully energetic and colorful image of a French harbor with fisherman, a lighthouse, and a mermaid weathervane atop a church steeple. In an oak frame; 19.75" x 27.25" (image only), 26.25" x 29.25" (w/frame).... > Item Details
Pair of Early Hurricane Wall Sconces
Lot # 194 - Pair of Early Hurricane Wall Sconces
ca 1st quarter of the 19th century, blown clear leaded glass with folded tooled lip and bell shape, brass candle socket mounted to bottom and brass wall mounts with shield shaped backs; 13.5" high x 7" diameter > Item Details
WW I U.S. Dagger,
Lot # 360 - WW I U.S. Dagger,
triangular tapered 9.2" long blued steel blade with D guard in black painted steel having diamond points on knuckle bow for use as brass knuckles, matching rivet pommel and walnut grip; stamped on front of guardU.S. L.F. & Co. 1917; total length 14.25". Original green leather scabbard with black st... > Item Details
Decorated Tomahawk Handle and Two Heads,
Lot # 330 - Decorated Tomahawk Handle and Two Heads,
lot of 2, heads ca early 19th century. Includes a fine oak or ash handle decorated with simple carving and brass tacks, figural mouthpiece in form of dog's head, with 3 drilled holes are near edge of handle where feathers were formerly attached, length 18.5"; AND a tomahawk head, length 7.5". (See P... > Item Details
Lillihan Persian Rug,
Lot # 405 - Lillihan Persian Rug,
central floral medallion on red ground with floral surround on blue ground with 4 floral/geometric borders; 44.5" x 77". > Item Details
Brass Fireplace Fender,
Lot # 665 - Brass Fireplace Fender,
2 rows of gothic arches separated by a rope twist, all on three paw feet. Probably English; 9" high x 54.5" wide x 11" deep. > Item Details
Pair of Brass, Onyx and Gilt Table Lamps,
Lot # 284 - Pair of Brass, Onyx and Gilt Table Lamps,
marked 22Kt Gold Plate B.S. & Co New York, reeded stems and turned onyx set atop floral embossed base with 4 bun feet, fabric shades; 16" high with shades. > Item Details
Etching of <i>Christ Crucified Between Two Thieves</i> After Rembrandt,,
Lot # 58 - Etching of Christ Crucified Between Two Thieves After Rembrandt,,
wove paper, probably one of many Victorian restrikes from original plate. In brass frame; 5.25" x 3.5" (image), 14.25" x 12.25" (w/frame). > Item Details
Room-Sized Oriental Rug,
Lot # 402 - Room-Sized Oriental Rug,
132" x 179"; lovely floral, all hand woven. > Item Details
Bronze Figure of an Antelope,
Lot # 41 - Bronze Figure of an Antelope,
unsigned bronze antelope on a rectangular base, fine deep brown patina; 6.75" long x 8" high. > Item Details
Lot of 12 Still Banks,
Lot # 438 - Lot of 12 Still Banks,
various 20th century cast iron, sheet steel and pot metal figural and other forms of banks; includes merry-go-round; Kennedy; Liberty Bell; Mother Hubbard's shoe; pig and others. > Item Details
Russian Brass Samovar,
Lot # 561 - Russian Brass Samovar,
unmarked Imperial period traditional style samovar with wood handles, set on square base with spade feet; 18.25" high. > Item Details
Wicker Fern Stand and Sofa Table,
Lot # 810 - Wicker Fern Stand and Sofa Table,
first with hexagonal top, 20.5" high x 17.5" diameter; second with lower shelf, 29.5" high x 18.5". Both with old yellow paint. > Item Details
Tole Basket,
Lot # 777 - Tole Basket,
hand-painted polychrome on black ground with all-over floral decoration; 9" wide x 11.75" long x 2" high. > Item Details
Large Print of Horse Drawn Fire Hose & Ladder Wagon,
Lot # 829 - Large Print of Horse Drawn Fire Hose & Ladder Wagon,
12" x 16" albumen photograph, laid on larger cardstock (16" x 20") showing 2 horse drawn hose and ladder wagon with one driver and 8 firemen seated and standing in front of wagon, standing in front of firehouse with & Chemical and Engine 7 above bays. > Item Details
Two Comic Racial Images of African American Children,
Lot # 359 - Two Comic Racial Images of African American Children,
includes a chromolithographed racial post card with image of scantily clad young girl with caption Look Me Over Buddy...I'm A Real Brunette!, artist signed in print D. Tempest, matted and framed; 5.75" x 7.75"; AND a colored photo-mechanical post card of three African American smiling children, agai... > Item Details
Lot of Early Treen,
Lot # 639 - Lot of Early Treen,
lot of 8; includes a wonderful miniature barrel-shaped lidded maple bucket with twine and turned wood handle in original dark red wash; 3" high; PLUS a turned hard wood bottle form caddy with original red wash and threaded lid; 4" high; PLUS an English turned and lidded apple wood inkwell caddy with... > Item Details
Japanese Scroll Painting on Silk,
Lot # 145 - Japanese Scroll Painting on Silk,
beautifully painted gouache of a peasant woman gathering wood in mountain landscape with stream, artist signed and laid on handmade paper with turned bone pole attached to bottom and silk cords for hanging and tying at top; signed in painting and also Japanese script at bottom edge of scroll; painti... > Item Details
Lot of Chinese & Eastern Asian Clothing & Textiles,
Lot # 603 - Lot of Chinese & Eastern Asian Clothing & Textiles,
Lot of 11; includes cream silk shawl with larger embroidered phoenix (in two corners); PLUS 3 Japanese kimonos, one painted silk stylized garden floral, one green silk with family crest and one printed pussy-willow design rayon; PLUS a 19th-century Chinese robe tapestry wove with center back medalli... > Item Details
Selchow & Righter Racial Board Game
Lot # 487 - Selchow & Righter Racial Board Game
entitled Snake Eyes by Selchow & Righter Co. N.Y., N.Y.; chromolithographed box with a racially stereotyped image of an African American couple on top. Game includes 5 sets of chromolithographed cards numbered from 2-12, only lacking number 7, originally, dice cup and pair of dice, blue red & white... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: