Primitive Antique Vintage MILES ALARM TILL MFG.C0.1869

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 03, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

Antique Vintage MILES ALARM TILL MFG.C0. 1869 Cash Box

PRIMITIVE PINE CASH/TILL BOX OR DRAWER

MILES ALARM MFG. CO.

ESTB. 1859 .INCOR.1869

PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND

GREAT GRAPHIC IN BLACK OF THE COMPANY NAME, THE WORLD GLOBE, MONEY DENOMINATIONS

LID MEASUREMENTS -- 18-1/4" x 16--3/8"

BOTTOM MEASUREMENTS -- 16-1/8" x 16-1/8"

TOTAL HEIGHT -- 4-7/8"

COMBINATION LEVER (FINGER PULLS) LOCK -- YES, I HAVE THE COMBINATION! IN FACT, IT IS WRITTEN IN PENCIL ON THE LID????

INSIDE THE DRAWER IS THE CAST IRON LOCKING MECHANISM AND ALARM BELL -- EMBOSSED ON THE LOCK IS "BALDWIN.S PATENT. MAR16,1869."

ALARM WORKS, RINGING WHEN YOU TRY TO OPEN THE SLIDING DRAWER WITH THE WRONG COMBINATION

PLEASE SEE ALL THE PHOTOS FOR FURTHER INFORMATION

I LOVE THIS OLD PRIMITIVE -- PLEASE SOMEONE BID BEFORE I DECIDE TO KEEP IT!!!

I REFUND ANY SHIPPING OVERCHARGE -- PLEASE READ DETAILS BELOW

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