Great 1920's Vintage Cast Iron Elephant Mechanical Cigarette Dispenser. Type IV w/out Base or Tray.
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Great 1920's Vintage Cast Iron Elephant Mechanical Cigarette Dispenser. Type IV w/out Base or Tray.

Code: trc10001ecd

$250.00


Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Great 1920's vintage painted cast iron elephant mechanical cigarette dispenser, Type IV without base or tray. The elephant, trunk raised in a walking stride, features a hinged-lid as the base of the seat and the interior of the seat is the storage compartment for cigarettes. To dispense, lift the elephant's tail and a cigarette will drop down under the elephant's belly.

VINTAGE: Circa 1920's

SIZE: Approximately 6" x 5 ½" tall

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cast iron, paint

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: "1B" on side of seat and "PAT PEND" on inside top of lid

ITEM NOTES: This is from a vintage collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay VAGCX15 LBCEX4/15

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): Elephant shows minor to moderate wear and oxidation, much of the painted detail remains intact.

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