Great Early WWII era Figural Bank Sailor for the Seaman's Bank for Savings
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Great Early WWII era Figural Bank Sailor for the Seaman's Bank for Savings

Code: 0t61adva20009sbs

$175.00

Product Description

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Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from January 16th through 20th, returning on Tuesday January 21st, and we will not be able to ship during those dates. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship after 01/15/20 until 01/21/20.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a great World War II era Figural Bank of a sailor. This is for the Seaman's Bank for Savings. It was made by Contemporary Ceramics out of Chatham, New Jersey, and has some wonderful paint. The bottom is lined with cork so it doesn't get scratched when it is set on a surface. This also has the original bottom plate, which is quite rare to find.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: About 5-1/2" x 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted Ceramic, aluminum, and cork.

ATTACHMENT: None

MARKINGS: "SBS. TURN. CONTEMPORARY CERAMICS CHATHAM N.J. THE SEAMEN'S BANK FOR SAVINGS"

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Banking collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEX15 LAGEX4/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The paint is in great shape, only slight cracking near the bottom.

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