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Recent activity102218 of 108026Delicate amber color glass with faded vertical red and blue stripes; it has a pour spout.  I would be most grateful for i.d.KEWPIE OR WHAT
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Posted 3 years ago

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RMZ
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This is an 8" long coin bank train. It is heavy for the size, 1 pound, 13 ounces. I am not sure if it is brass, some other alloy, or even if it is vintage or modern. It is stamped "JAPAN" on the inside bottom. It has a screw that releases the two pieces to get the coins out. Anyone have any idea on a manufacturer or a ball park year?

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  1. RMZ, 3 years ago
    I can't believe I did not try that!! Yes a magnet does stick to it so I will go with cast iron.
    Thanks for your comments AR8 Jason, I appreciate them..
  2. junkmanjoe junkmanjoe, 3 years ago
    I have one Just like It!! Cast iron! With Too more peices! Great Find!

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