Lot 492 of 629:
Mechanical Hand-colored Cast Iron Birdie Putt Bank Toy  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
Mechanical Hand-colored Cast Iron Birdie Putt Bank Toy

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Description:
Presumably a replica of a 1920's movable coin bank toy, with crossed clubs shield sign lettered "Birdie Putt" on the front of the base. Spring-action metal button activates the swivel action in the golfer hitting a coin and sinking it the hole, while the caddie moves the flagstick out of the way. Base measures 1½" tall, 6¾" from left to right and 2½" from front to back. Two golfing figures measure approximately from 3 to 3½" tall.

Found in Decorative Golf Collectibles p. 132.


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Condition:
Some wear; very good.


 
Item number:
259698
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