Posted 4 years ago
Good Evening CW Friends Collector----11:30PM)2016-12-17
Here is another promotional advertising steel bank from my collection, w.f.burns not only do business with Bank, but also individual person and General Store, this one promote "Share Brothers Ltd, GENERAL HARDWARE, 627 Hastings Street, West, Vancouver,BC" Manufactured by the W.F.Burns, Chicago.
The decor on this one is swirle electroplate in extremely good condition, this model was patented in 1900, at this time the company have not develop the flapping coins mechanized on the side of the box, this system was actif in 1901.
On the top left we can read"W.F.Burns CO.Chicago,Patent applied for
No serial number(very strange).
This Advertising bank is 3.25 inch tall, 4.50 inch wide, 3.25 inch deep.
Many Thanks Everyone for Viewing.