Majolica Hen Chicken Penny Bank Box
A lovely antique figural still bank/penny bank/money box in the shape of a hen. This is a splendid example of a 19th century still bank. Still bank were popular in the 19th century and still during the begining of the 20th century, and were generally made for children. It has a glossy glaze.
Please take a close look at the photos, they are an integral part of the description. This item is in good condition with some signs of ages like two splinters. These banks were meant to be broken in order to retrieve the money , so it's rare to find these banks in such condition.
height: 2 3/4" (7cm)
lenght: 3 15/16" (10cm)