L. Georg Bierling & Co Penny Toy Bank Elefant

Item number: Bank Elefant (59214)

Intern number: 59214

Category: L. Georg Bierling & Co

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Manufacturer: L. Georg Bierling & Co

Kind of Toys:
Tin Penny Toy

Bank Elefant

ca. 1920

Size (LxWxH in inch):
2,5" x 2" x 3

Size (LxWxH in cm):
6,5 x 5,0 x 7,5 cm

Results: (see also our FAQ: E=Ebay; D= Sale; B=Auction) (Z= Condition)
E Z2-3 64,50 2008; D Z3 89,00 2009; D Z2 65,00 2010; D Z1- 300,00 2018, B Z2 692,50 2019


Money box with original key, not marked, the lithography is for better effect on all sides relief-stamped, on the roof are the lock and the slot for the coins, see Ludger Spielberg "Mechanical Tin Toys of the last hundred years", p. 177, no 214: L. Georg Bierling & Co., Mügeln-Heidenau, around 1920, height 7 cm, DM price 150, - to 450, -: "The money box impresses with its plastically embossed side walls with exceptionally attractive printing Kasperletheater, on the backside a pretty circus scene with 3 clowns, the sidewalls show a bear tamer on the left and a lyre boxman on the right.The hinged roof is printed with a Till Eulenspiegel-relief.The manufacturer with its own sheet metal printing company from the district is hardly known among collectors Dresden also produced household articles in addition to toys. ", See also David Pressland's The Book of Penny Toys, p. 121, no. 362 and see e also 'Trödler & Sammeln Blechspielzeug', article about money boxes by Ludger Spielberg, p. 66

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