1940s-1950s Tin Drum Coin Bank Illustrated by Fern Bisel Peat
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1940s-1950s Tin Drum Coin Bank Illustrated by Fern Bisel Peat

Code: ty50001-CON

$50.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a tin drum-shaped coin bank designed by famous illustrator, Fern Bisel Peat, who is still beloved by both adults and children for the fairy-like quality of her art. The design around the band of the drum shows a boy marching in traditional Mexican garb with a shepherd's crook while festively decorated piggy banks parade in front and back of him with coins spilling willy-nilly.

VINTAGE: Circa 1940s-1950s.

SIZE: Approximately 3-1/16" in height 3-1/8" square.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted tin.

ATTACHMENT: N/A.

MARKINGS: 16/101 FERN BISEL PEAT; MARK written on the bottom.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a toy collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay SHOP CON-RBE/E08 LEJX2/11

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The bank has some very light abrasions and spots of wear.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.