Design Toscano Teddy and the Bear Collectors Die Cast Iron Mechanical Coin Bank Description
In this collectible, mechanical toy bank, a bespectacled Theodore Roosevelt shoots his coin into the tree and is surprised by a fullsized bear popping out! This replica novelty celebrates the wellknown hunting prowess of the president and the namesake of ‘Teddy’ bears that were wildly popular during his era. Originally created by the J and E Stevens Company of Cromwell, Connecticut in 1907, this Design Toscano hand-painted, heavy cast iron, classic vintage collectors’ replica is cast from an antique bank mold with authentic die-cast metal construction. Metal turn stopper allows for coin removal. 9’Wx3’Dx8’H. 6 lbs.