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Punch and Judy Mechanical Coin Bank

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Identifier: 1967-044-0000

Title: Punch and Judy Mechanical Coin Bank

Description: Cast iron mechanical bank depicting a Punch and Judy puppet show. The action is controlled by two levers. the first lever locks the characters in place. To make a deposit, a coin is placed on Judy's tray; a second lever causes Judy to deposit the coin while Punch tries to hit her with a club. Manufactured by the Shepard Hardware Company circa 1884.

Rights: UND


Dates: circa 1884

Type(s): Bank, Mechanical

Maker/Creator: Peter Adams, Jr. (Designer), Charles G. Shepard (Designer), Shepard Hardware Company (Maker),

Subjects: Coin banks
Punch and Judy Puppet Characters


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