The ballerina is complete but doesn't spin, more bumps about so needs some tinkering. The plastic dome over the ballerina has a couple of fine, hairline aging/drying cracks that are exaggerated in the pics.The base has most of its original paint and the glass is fully in tact with about 60% of the original label in place. There is a small amount of change inside, including three Canadian nickels i used, but no key. The piece measures 18(46cm) tall, approx.
Released 26 different machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1911. Other photos available upon request. From what i have been able to ascertain, a rare and very desirable vending machine and great piece of nostalgia. Xpress 2-6 days also available. The item "RARE VINTAGE SILVER KING MUSICAL BALLERINA VENDING MACHINE 1950'Working' AS-IS" is in sale since Tuesday, December 1, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Vending Machines\Candy". The seller is "fine-eclectic" and is located in Ontario. This item can be shipped to Canada, United States.