AUTHENTIC WATLING ROL-A-TOP 5 CENT SLOT MACHINE. ALL ORIGINAL

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 15,2012
  • Channel: Online Auction
VINTAGE 1930'S WATLING ROL-A-TOP NICKEL SLOT MACHINE
TWIN JACK POT. ALL ORIGINAL-SERIAL: ROL 75979
THIS IS ORIGINAL 1930'S ERA WATLING ROL-A-TOP ALL METAL SLOT MACHINE. ALL MANUAL OPERATION.
ALL PARTS ORIGINAL PAINT, LABELS, ETC VERY READABLE. ETC.
ALL PAINT ON WHEELS AND SYMBOLS IS BRIGHT AND FINE AS-IS. KEYS INCLUDED
SHOWS WEAR AND SOME PAINT FADING/ PEELING ON TOP BACK.
SHOWS WEAR ON HIGH POINTS ON BRASS COINS, ETC.
MINOR WOOD SEPARATION ON BASEBOARD
WORKING CONDITION GOOD. CASH BOX IS BROKE IN THAT LOCK IS MISSING AND DENTED FROM A BREAK-IN.
GLASS IS ORIGINAL AND TURNED COLOR,(CHARACTERISTIC OF THIS OLD SHATTERPROOF GLASS.
GLASS NEEDS TO BE REPLACED. OUTSIDE NEEDS GOOD CLEANING AND POLISH.
INSIDE IS IN GREAT CONDITION. NEEDS CLEANING AND LUBRICATION. NO RUST. ALL ORIGINAL
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL CAST IRON AND STEEL SLOT THAT IS MUCH AKIN TO AN ORIGINAL CAST IRON MECHANICAL BANK. YOU WANT THEM ORIGINAL AND NOT REPAINTED. THIS MACHINE WILL CLEAN UP TO BE A TRUE AUTHENTIC MACHINE AND THUS MAINTAIN BEST VALUE POTENTIAL. NOT TO LOOK BRAND NEW BUT LIKE IT'S OLD AND REAL.
THIS MACHINE HAS BEEN IN STORAGE IN AN ATTIC SINCE THE 1960'S. UNUSED. IT WAS PURCHASED IN MINNESOTA FROM A SHERIFF SALE FROM CONFISCATION OF A RAID ON ONE OF AL CAPONE'S HIDE-OUTS. IT IS BELIEVED THIS MACHINE WAS BROUGHT TO A CABIN IN MINNESOTA FROM CHICAGO BY THIS CRIME FAMILY AS A NEW MACHINE. IT WAS CONFISCATED IN LATE 1930'S AND SAT IN SHERIFFS STORAGE UNTIL 1950 UPON WHICH IT WAS PURCHASED FROM A SHERIFFS' SALE AND USED IN PRIVATE RESIDENCE WITH LIMITED USE UNTIL LATE 1960'S. THERE IS NO WRITTEN PAPERWORK AND THIS INFORMATION IS NOT VERIFIED.
COMES WITH 15 OLD AUTHENTIC BUFFALO NICKELS.
APPROX. 65LBS
THIS IS AN ESTATE SALE
OPTION 1: I WILL OFFER MACHINE AT NEGOTIATED PRICE TO BE INVOICED WITH PAYPAL AND PLUS SHIPPING WITH UPS GROUND WITH THEIR PACKAGING SERVICES. I WILL GET QUOTE AND INVOICE YOU OR SET IT UP WITH UPS STORE TO BILL YOU FOR PACKAGING OF THE SLOT AND SHIPPING. IT INCLUDES INSURANCE.
OPTION 2: I HAVE A SLOT MECHANIC THAT WILL TUNE-UP MACHINE, CLEAN, LUBE, REPLACE GLASS AND INCLUDE SHIPPING FROM ME TO HIM AND TO YOU FOR $850.00. HE HAS SEEN PICS OF MACHINE AND FEELS THIS IS THE BEST WAY TO DEAL WITH THIS MACHINE THAT CAN MAINTAIN AUTHENTIC CHARACTER. IF INTERESTED CONTACT ME FOR INFO AND WE WILL NEGOTIATE A PRICE. HE WILL SHIP ME A CONTAINER TO SHIP TO HIM AND HE WILL DO THE WORK THEN SHIP TO YOU. YOU WILL CONTRACT WITH HIM AND PAY HIM FOR THIS IF INTERESTED. THIS IS A GOOD WAY TO SAVE ON SOME SHIPPING AND GET THE SLOT READY TO GO AS AUTHENTIC.
PLEASE EMAIL TO DISCUSS OPTIONS AND PRICE, TERMS, ETC. BETWEEN STARTING BID AND BUY IT NOW DEPENDING UPON WHAT YOU WANT TO DO.
LEGAL DISCLAIMER: THIS SLOT IS BEING SOLD AS A COLLECTIBLE BANK FOR PRIVATE USE ONLY. I, as the seller, will not sell to members in the states of Alabama, Connecticut, Hawaii, Indiana, Nebraska, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Bids from members residing in any of these states will be cancelled. Buy It Now transactions with buyers residing in these states will be considered void.
THANK YOU. PLEASE INQUIRE IF YOU WANT MORE INFO/PICS.
WAIT FOR INVOICE DEPENDING UPON AGREED SALES ARRANGEMENT FOR METHOD OF PAYMENT. WE SELL ON EBAY REGULARLY AND HAVE A 100% APPROVAL RATING.
UPS GROUND SHIPPING: LOWER 48 STATES ONLY.
RETURNS: 3 DAY BUYER EXPENSE WITH INSURANCE TO COVER INVOICE AND SHIPPING

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