David Anthony
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Toys : Mechanical : Pre 1900 item #1334913
David Anthony
$725.00
Although its longevity in the toy business was a few short years from 1882-92, the Shepard Hardware Company had an impact far beyond its size, receiving patents for 15 banks, many of which have become classics of the genre, including the one we present here, the Jolly Nigger for which the company received its first mechanical bank patent on March 14, 1882...