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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We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE Leaving Tuesday 09/13/22 and will be UNABLE TO SHIP for a period of AT LEAST 3 THREE WEEKS!!
Once we leave, on TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 13th, even though our office will have a skeleton staff, we will be UNABLE TO SHIP until our return in EARLY OCTOBER.
We will be HAPPY TO ACCEPT YOUR ORDERS during this time, and will promptly mark any ordered Artifacts as SOLD.
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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.