ANTIQUE - Patent Express Gold Changer - W & T Avery - RARE For Sale
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ANTIQUE - Patent Express Gold Changer - W & T Avery - RARE: $4,900
Patent Express Gold Changer
W & TAvery - Snowhill,
Circa 1890 - 1900's
H - 19" W - 15 1/2" D - 7"
Weight - 77 Lbs.
Beautiful decorative design front &
The interior of the gold changer houses
two sides one for a gold sovereign and the other for half sovereigns. Each side has three revolving columns which
contain the change pots. When a gold coin is inserted it dispenses pots
of change with an equivalent value, and once emptied the pots can be returned
though a small opening at the top of the door.
. This was the Victorian forerunner of today's ATM. Left bottom
rear has a small piece of metal missing but otherwise in nice antique
condition. No key.
This is a heavy item and can be picked
up at no cost or the buyer may arrange their own shipping.