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Blackpool Tower Cast Iron Money Box MB63
Blackpool Tower Cast Iron Money Box MB63
Original, quality cast iron money box in the detailed form of The Blackpool Tower. This super example in the original 'bronzed' finish has two slots to the sides for the money, one bolt to hold it all together and is impressed to the underside with the registration number for the year 1907. Complete and in good and working order.

7.5" tall plus 4.5" x 3".

 
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Price: 185.00


Midland Bank Money Box with Key MB61
Original, quality circular chrome plated money box with the original key. The seven slots will take "Pennies", "Half Pennies", "Notes", "Half Crowns", "Shillings", "Sixpenny Pieces", "Half Sovereigns" and each slot is marked as such. The top is impressed "Midland Bank Ltd" and the underside with the patent number for the year 1921. Most unusual to find these with the key. Polished and lacquered and complete and in good and working order.

3.25" diam.

1.5" tall.

 
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Price: 75.00


Midland Bank Money Box with Key MB61



Brass Tubular Money Box MB59
Brass Tubular Money Box MB59
Original, quality pre-war heavy tubular brass money box with a screw on / off top cap with a money slot and a flared base. The top also has the registration number for the year 1908 and engraved "Pat" in script. This item appears to be homemade as a gift and is very usable. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

7" tall.

Top 2.25" diam.

Base 3 3/8" diam.

 
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Price: 65.00


Cast Iron Money Box MB56
Original, quality late 19th century two piece cast iron money box in the form of a bank with the name above the coin slots to the back and front. The windows and doors are all open for effect and the silver walls and brown roof appears to be the original paintwork. Complete and in good and working order.

5" tall x 4" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 156.00


Cast Iron Money Box MB56



Cast Iron City Bank Money Box MB54
Cast Iron City Bank Money Box MB54
Original, quality late 19th century cast iron money box in the form of a "city bank" building. This example has most of the original finish and colour and has fretted out windows and doors making the savings visible. The coin slot is at the top and all is complete and in good and working order.

4" tall x 3" x 2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 115.00


Lloyds Bank Money Box, 2 available MB41
Original, quality, ovoid shaped money box with a chrome plated finish in the original, two piece, red cardboard box. The five slots will take sixpences, shillings, threepences and pennies or half crowns and the hole to the underside will take the banknotes. The brass plaque to the top details "Lloyds Bank Ltd" and the underside is marked with a patent number for the year 1921. I understand the banks would have held the key. All is complete and in good order.

Card box 4" x 2.5" x 2".

Money box 3.75" x 1.75" x 2.25" tall.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 56.00


Lloyds Bank Money Box, 2 available MB41



Barclays Bank Money Box MB40
Barclays Bank Money Box MB40
Original, quality ovoid shaped money box with a chrome plated finish. The six slots will take sixpences, shillings, threepences and pennies or half crowns and florins and notes. The brass plaque to the top details "Barclays Bank Ltd Home Safe" and the underside is embossed "Made in England by John Lawton and Sons Ltd of Birmingham" and "Impressed provisional patent 1931". I understand the banks would have held the key. All is complete and in good and working order.

4" x 2" x 2.5" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Barclays Bank Money Box in Original Cardboard Box MB38
Original, quality, ovoid shaped money box with a chrome plated finish in the original, two piece, red cardboard box. The five slots will take sixpences, shillings, threepences and pennies or half crowns and the hole to the underside will take the banknotes. The brass plaque to the top details "Barclays Bank Ltd Home Safe" and the underside is marked with a patent number for the year 1921. I understand the banks would have held the key. All is complete and in good order.

Card box 4" x 2.5" x 2".

Money box 3.75" x 1.75" x 2.25" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00


Barclays Bank Money Box in Original Cardboard Box MB38



Mauchline ware Money Box MW10
Mauchline ware Money Box MW10
Original, quality 1920's cube shaped money box in sycamore in the form of a castellated turret, with a slide out money slot and a transfer picture of " Lumley Road Skegness ". Complete and in good order.

4" tall.

Base 3.25" square.

 
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Price: 45.00


Tin Top Hat Money Box T112
Original, quality pre-war tin money box in the realistic form of a Top Hat. The front is transfer printed "College" with an illustration of a boy in a top hat and tie, all on a black background. The underside has a circular lift-out cover with a coin slot and is printed "W.M. Livens & Co Ltd Newcastle Upon Tyne. Some minor scratches and rubbing, otherwise complete and in good and working order and the first we have seen.

4" tall plus brim 7" x 5.5".

Body only 3.75" x 4.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Tin Top Hat Money Box T112



Edmondson's Toffee Tin Money Box T58
Edmondson's Toffee Tin Money Box T58
Original, quality 1920's/30's toffee tin in the original paintwork, modelled as a fireproof safe with the original lock and key. This deep red example has embossed simulated handles and fittings to the door of the safe ( the lid of the tin), and the key entry at the side. The inside of the lid has retained the original paper label for the toffee manufacturer and details "Edmondson's Hookers Malted Milk Toffee". Some minor scratches otherwise complete and in good and working order.

6.5" x 4.5" x 3.5".

 
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Price: 56.00

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