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Nye & Company announce online 20th Century Machinal Delight auction sale

Nye & Company’s upcoming online auction, titled “Property from a Private Collection: A 20th Century Machinal Delight”, is slated for Wednesday, November 16th, starting promptly at 10 am. This amazing collection – all of it the lifetime vision of a single collector – is comprised of all manner of mechanical and musical devices, games and all the associated ephemera one could ever hope to find to accompany them.

There is a superb collection of mechanical and still cast-iron banks, tin toys and books with a Black Americana theme, and a fine collection of early Berliner, Victor and Edison cylinder and disc players and accessories. All of them – many of them rare or unusual examples – are in operating condition and include the original paperwork.

For more information about Nye & Company Auctioneers and their upcoming Auction of Machinal Delights Auction on Wednesday, November 16th, please call (973)984-6900 or visit Better still, come attend the live preview which has already begun in the gallery, located at 20 Beach Street, Bloomfield. NJ (30 seconds off of the Garden State Parkway). The preview runs from November 2nd thru November 16th.

“Darktown Battery” (Lot 259) mechanical bank, circa 1888, J & E Stevens C. (Cromwell, Conn.), original cast iron working mechanical bank with paint wear.