J. & E. Stevens Acrobat Mechanical Bank


American, late 19th century. A J. & E. Stevens acrobat cast iron mechanical bank. Press lever on the right with figures upright, and gymnast kicks clown upside down, and coin goes into bank; ht. 5, dp. 7, wd. 2.75 in.


Possible repainting on bottom edge of platform (red paint). Could use a cleaning, spots of paint loss and wear.


Estimate: $2,000 - $2,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


very rare and hard to find :

Antique Acrobat cast iron mechanical money bank

J & E Stevens Co, 1883

with acrobat and clown

used condition

paint lost/ some rust

mechanism doesn't work anymore

But still a museum piece !

18 cm x 7 cm x 13 cm high


info : dirk.balduyck@telenet.be