PAINTED GAME BOARD - 19th CENTURY
A 19th century painted one board game board with a square nailed attached frame. The bittersweet and black paint combination is outstanding and extremely well done. Note the sharpness of the black squares embedded in the bittersweet. Note also the patina on the back which is consistent with a board this age. An impressive board in superb condition.(ACE)
Dimensions: 14 1/2" x 14 1/4"
PARCHESSI BOARD 19th CENTURY
A very colorful (greens,reds, yellows) one board 19th century parchessi board. (BHEE)
Dimensions: 18" x 181/8"
List Price: $1900
PUMPKIN & CLARET RED GAME BOARD with DRAWER
A 19th century one board pumpkin & black game board outlined in black with drawer and legs. Note the stress crack with an old repair as well as the square nails and the wonderful condition of the paint. This board was originally made with the drawer and has the original pull. The board can be hung or can sit on a table. (CTLK)
Dimensions:113/4" x 13"
List Price: $650
BITTERSWEET & BLACK LATE 19th CENTURY GAME BOARD
A very good looking late 19th century one board game board. This bittersweet and black board is outlined in blue and has an attractive circle design on a mustard background in the keeper area. (EOEE)
Dimensions: 237/8" x 1511/16"
List Price: $750
UMBER & BLACK SIGNED 1876 NEW HAMPSHIRE GAME BOARD
A nice looking one board raw umber with a touch of orange and black game board. The board is signed E. J. Westgate Meriden N.H. Dec. 12,1876.The frame is square nailed and is in good condition. (BLWKE)
Dimensions:151/4" x 133/4"
List Price: $1550
PAINTED GAME BOARD-19th CENTURY
A single board framed game board with black and orange squares. Note that the paint is in excellent condition, the applied molded edge and the oxidation of the back. Excellent condition. (CEDE)
Dimensions: 173/8" x 28"
List Price: $595
Norton Stoneware Jug 1850-1859
A two-gallon stoneware jug with a cobalt jay- like bird with curved legs on a single line or branch. Impressed J&E Norton Bennington VT. J&E Norton dates 1850-1859. The jug has a very minor 1" hairline crack on bottom as shown in the middle photo. Otherwise, it is in good condition.(KTKE)
List Price: $625
*Tammany Mechanical Bank
The Tammany Bank was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. in Cromwell Ct. The patent was issued on December 23,1873 to John Hall. Hall used the weight of the coin to perform the mechanical action. New pennies don't work as well since they are lighter. The bank was advertised in the 1877 Enrichs' Fashion Quarterly for 70 cents each. The bank is all original and is in working condition. Note the very fine condition of the paint. (REWE)
List Price: $975
*Bad Accident Mechanical Bank
The "Bad Accident" was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. of Cromwell, Ct. circa 1888. The bank is all original and in working condition.(BKKE)
List Price: $1950
*Punch and Judy Mechanical Bank - 1884
The "Punch and Judy Bank" was manufactured by Shepard Hardware Co., Buffalo New York. It was based on a patent issued on July 15,1884. The theme of the bank was based on characters originated in Italy in the 17th century. The bank is all original and in working condition. (LMEKE)
List Price: $2400
*Owl Turns Head, Mechanical Bank
The "Owl Turns Head"mechanical bank was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. Cromwell, CT. It was based on patent No: 232 628 (this number appears on base of bank) issued to James H. Bowen, Philadelphia, PA. on September 28, 1880 ( this date also appears on base of bank). This bank has great original paint and is in excellent condition. The coin trap is dated Feb. 2,1875 is not original but very old. (KSTE)
List Price: $750
*Toad on Stump Mechanical Bank
The "Toad on Stump" mechanical bank was manufactured by J&E Stevens Co. Cromwell, Ct. It was patented February 2, 1885. This date is stamped on the coin trap on the bottom of the bank. This bank is all original and features great paint. There is a small hole on toad's back. I think it was always there since the paint around the hole shows no stress. (CEWE)
List Price: $500