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Banks vary in type from still banks to mechanical with many different shapes and forms being used. They also come in many different types of materials - cast iron, die cast, plastic, glass, tin, to name a few.

Still banks were the first manufactured in the late 1790's. These are often called penny banks as they were intended to entice children to save their pennies. These banks were usually in the shape of animals, buildings, and other common items.

Mechanical banks were next. These banks were constructed to perform an action either by the weight of the coin or movement of a lever. Today these mechanical banks are one of the most valued toys with those banks manufactured between 1870-1908 commanding the most value. Amazingly, during this time there were over 300 mechanical banks manufactured with some being manufactured for the adult market.

Caution should be exercised, particularly when purchasing a mechanical bank to make sure it is not a reproduction.



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Rocket Bank
STRATO MECHANICAL BANK
First National Bank of Dallas
Ice Blue Color with Red Airplane; Length: 8"
Strato Embossed on Side; Bank Logo Decal on Both Sides
Condition: Excellent
SOLD



Banthrico Automobile Bank
BANTHRICO BANK - 1908 'BUICK'
Gold Finish, Black Wheels; Length: 5"
Copyright 1974
Advertising 'First Federal Savings & Loan Assoc., Waco, Texas
Condition: Excellent (Snap in bottom)
Price: $29.95+ s/h/i



Banthrico Bank
BANTHRICO BANK - 1926 'FORD'
Gold Finish, Black Wheels; Length: 5-1/2"
Advertising 'First Federal Savings & Loan Assoc., Waco, Texas
Condition: Excellent (Snap in bottom)
Price: $29.95+ s/h/i



Banthrico Bank
BANTHRICO BANK - 1929 'FORD' CONVERTIBLE
Gold Finish, Black Wheels; Length: 6"
Copyright 1974
Advertising 'First Federal Savings & Loan Assoc., Waco, Texas
Condition: Excellent (Snap in bottom)
Price: $29.95+ s/h/i



Retirement Bank
GRANDMOTHER & CAT 'RETIREMENT' SAVINGS BANK
Ceramic Savings Bank; Height: 6-1/2"
Condition: Good (Shows age/use)
Price: $9.99 + s/h/i



NASA Savings Bank
NASA-Spacecraft Bank - Replica of the 1st Pioneer Spacecraft.
Base lists Pioneer Astronaut Flights with date and name of astronauts.
Outside bottom edge of bank reads - "Astronaut Capsule*Project Mercury*Restone Atlas".
Size: 4-1/2" high x 4" diameter.
Condition: Very good with exception of horizontal slit on side.
Price: SOLD + s/h/i












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