Banks

Advertising banks were often given away by the bank to young investors opening up their first saving account.

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All items are single quantity, unless otherwise noted.
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Vintage metal bank, The First National Bank, Mankato, Minn
Vintage metal bank, The National Citizens Bank, Mankato, Minn
Vintage metal bank, The National Citizens Bank, Mankato, Minn
AB1000J
The First National Bank, Mankato, Minn Mechanical Promo Bank, 
the bank had the key so only the bank could unlock it
Size:  3 5/8 inches long, 1 3/4 inches wide
Circa: 1950
MFG:  Stronghart Company, Chicago
Excellent Condition
Price:  $20.00
AB1001
The National Citizens Bank, Mankato, Minn Mechanical Promo Bank, the bank had the key so only the bank could unlock it
Size:  
4 1/4 inches long,  2 3/8 inches wide
Circa: 1950
MFG: Banthrico Company, NC
Excellent Condition: light scratches
Price:  $20.00
AB1002
The National Citizens Bank, Mankato, Minn Mechanical Promo Bank, the bank had the key so only the bank could unlock it
Size:  
3 5/8 inches long, 1 3/4 inches wide
Circa: 1940
MFG: Banthrico Company, NC
Excellent Condition: light scratches, paint loss
Price:  $15.00
Vintage metal bank, mechanical  rocket Bank, St. Clair, Minn
Vintage metal bank, mechanical Benjamin Franklin Thrift Bank
Vintage metal bank, mechanical  Dime Register Bank
AB1003J
Rocket Mechanical Bank, 
metal key not included,
St Clair State Bank
Size:  10 1/2 inches tall, 3 3/8 inch diameter base
MFG: DuroMold and MFG
Circa: 1958
Condition: light scratches


          SOLD
AB1004J
Benjamin Franklin Thrift Bank,  mechanical,    Lithograph metal
Size: 4 inches long, 4 inches tall,  2 3/8 inches wide
Circa: 1931
MFG:  Marx
Excellent Condition: nice bright lithograph
Price: $35.00
AB1005J
Dime Register Bank, 
metal, cash register shaped, 1 dime locks it, $10.00 in dimes opens it 
Size: 2 1/2 inches long,  2 1/8 inches wide,
2 inches tall
Circa: 1950
Excellent Condition: nice bright lithograph
Price: $15.00
Vintage metal bank with coin slots and calendar Mankato Savings Bank
Vintage metal bank, Rival Dog Food Bank
Vintage metal Advertising Bank, Pennzoil Motor Oil Bank
AB1006J
Calendar Coin Bank, metal, Mankato Savings Bank, 430 So Front Street, opens on bottom without a key, slots across the top say: 25C, conscience fund, 5C, 10C Daily
Size:  3 1/2 inches long,  3 inches wide,
3 3/4 inches tall
Circa: 1920
MFG: Speer Rosefelt Company
Condition: slight paint wear
Price: $25.00
AB10007J
Rival Dog Food Bank, metal, removable bottom 
Size: 2 3/4 inches tall, 2 inch diameter
Circa:  About 1940
MFG: Continental Can Company
Excellent Condition
Price:  $15.00




AB10008J
Pennzoil Motor Oil, 
mini advertising coin bank, metal, yellow, red, black paint
Size: 2 3/4 inches tall, 2 inches diameter
Circa: About 1940
MFG: Continental Can Company
Excellent Condition
Price:  $15.00



Vintage metal Advertising Bank, Book Bank
Antique figural bull cast iron bull bank
Vintage Can Bank Castrol GTX Motor Oil
AB10009J
Metal Book Bank,
 A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned, red
Size: 2 1/2 inches tall, 1 3/4 inches wide
MFG: Japan
Circa: Unknown
Excellent Condition


AB10010J
Figural Bull or Longhorn Steer Bank, 
cast iron,
some original black and white paint, original horns intact
Circa: About 1920
MFG: no markings
Good Condition, paint loss, some rust
Price: $125.00

AS1005J
Castrol GTX Super Multi-Grade
Motor Oil Can Bank,
 unopened can, never filled with motor oil, bank slot in the top, paper side,
metal ends
Circa: About 1976
MFG: Burmah-Castrol INC
Pristine Condition
Price: $12.00
Vintage Beer Can Advertising Change Bank Cotton Club cola
Vintage Beer Can Advertising Change Bank Cherikee Red Soda
Vintage Beer Can Advertising Change Bank Tropical Delite
AS1002J
Cotton Club Cola Bank
 unopened with bank slot on the bottom of can
Circa: Abt 1977
MFG: Cotton Club Bottling Company, Cleveland, Ohio
Excellent Condition
Price: $10.00 
AS1001J
Cherikee Red Soda Bank,
 unopened with bank
slot on the bottom of can, have 2
Circa: Abt 1977
MFG: Cotton Club Bottling Company
Excellent Condition
Price: $10.00 

AS1004J
Tropical Delite Soda Bank: 
unopened with bank slot on the bottom of can
Circa: About 1977
MFG: Cotton Club Bottling Company, Cleveland, Ohio
Excellent Condition
Price: 
 $10.00

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