Lot of 2 Sputnik Bank Japan and Planet Bank Circa 1950s

Two Banks - Planet and Sputnik featuring Laika

Sputnik Bank


Planet Bank

Manufacturer of the Sputnik Money Box is Japan and

the Planet Bank is European

Plant Bank is Circa 1950's and

the Sputnik Money Box is late 1950's

In original condition with no restoration on either piece

The Soviet Union launched the 2nd Sputnik satellite in November 1957. On board was Laika the space dog! Laika is lithographed looking out of the satellite.

Planet Bank is a bit of a mystery - marked "foreign" which usually signals that it may have come from a country6 that needed to disguise its origin due to hostilities, such as Germany.

Item is located in Cairns, Australia

Posting/shipping within Australia will be $12.75 by registered post

International Shipping will be $24.50USD to the U.S.A. $29.00USD to the U.K. and Europe and the item will be sent registered airmail. Other destinations can be advised upon request. Insurance is also available at additional cost.

All items will be either double boxed or packed inside a polystyrene lined box, for protection, with bubblewrap and chips.


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