Jolly N Mechanical Bank


Jolly N Mechanical Bank, Shepard Hardware Co. of Buffalo, NY, 19th century. Image is 680px in height.


The painted cast iron Jolly N Mechanical Bank, manufactured by the Shepard Hardware Co. in Buffalo, NY, had a voracious appetite for any coins he could get his hand on. After pressing the lever on the back of his shoulder, this dapper 19th century automaton would raise his arm and happily swallow the proceeds whole. Image is 680px in height.