I WUV YOU

 

WUV BACK WUV BOTTOM WUV SIDE WUV YOU FRONT

WOODEN “I WUV YOU” Bank  Brown Teak wood made in Taiwan.  Coin slot on to in center with coin release in bottom with plastic plug. Added to Collection in June 2012 while checking out antique store in Elbow Saskatchewan.  Girl in pink dress on front with the words I WUV YOU .  Bank from the 1960’s maybe older.  Good condition value $15.00 to $25.00   G

SAN FRANCISCO CABLE CAR 39

WOOD TROLLEY END 1

 

WOOD TROLLEY END 2

WOOD TROLLEY SIDE 3

WOOD TROLLEY SIDE

WOOD TROLLY BOTTOM

This wonderful Wooden bank with brass rails around the windows has signs on each end that read RED AND CHROME SIGN READS ” POWELL MARKET AQUATIC PARK  WARTIME MUSEUM  HYDE BEACH FISHERMANS WHARF ”   THE CHROME SIGN READS ” I STOP AT ST. FRANCIS ”  .   the sides read top to bottom ”  POWELL & HYDE STS. , SAN FRANCISCO CABLE CAR BANK , BANK CABLE CAR SF, SAN FRANCISCO MUNICIPAL RY ”  CAR 39  measures 4 1/4 ” tall x 7 1/4 ” long x 3 ” deep.   Coin slot in top of car in center coin release covered by wood panel held in place with  two crews.   Gift from wife from her trip in 2002  Excellent Condition   Value $20.00 to $50.00     B

DUTCH WOODEN SHOE

 

DUTCH FRONT

DUTCH RIGHT SIDE

DUTCH LEFT SIDE

DUTCH BOTTOM

Wooden shoe from Holland 1960’s Hand painted with decal of a windmill on the top,   The opening of the shoe is covered with a piece of tin with a coin slot in the center it is nailed with two nails which would need to be removed to release the coins.  MCM 108 is marked on the bottom of the bank .  Measures 2 1/2″ h x 6″ l x2 1/2″ wide Excellent condition Value $10.00 to $25.00   G

Canadian LOONY BIN

CANADIAN LOONY BINThe banks that I like and dislike at the same time.  These bins will hold over 600 coins and if your true to the bank all will be Canada’s One Dollar coins  known as the “LOONY” .  Putting the coins in is easy taking them out NOT so easy.  Purchased this one at Value Village DEC. 19 2015  Measurements are  6″ L X 3 7/8 T X 4 1/8 W   Coin slot on top no coin release .Picture on the front of bank nothing else on bank .  Made in Canada for one special coin.   Good Condition we have three of these in the collection.  The forth one was destroyed removing all the coins from inside as these are glued together and not easy to open.  Value  $5.00 to $20.00    G

 

TALL BLUE DINOSAUR or BIG BELLY BANK

blue.jpg_2048x2048

Purchased at Craft fair in Saskatoon Nov. 14 2015  for Fifty Dollars  From a small Family Business they make them in their home shop out of Fir.   The coin is put into the mouth and goes down a crooked path to the stomach which is a clear  plastic sphere.   I always like to support a local small business and it is another unique bank.   23 inches tall.  Made In Canada.  Good Condition Value $50.00 to $75.00   Y