Perfumatic was produced by Mercury Tool and Stamping Limited of Toronto, Canada in the 1950s. A really cool, rare perfume vending machine from the past.Released 2 different machines under this trade name, starting in 1947. This is a 1950's Perfumatic perfume dispensing machine. These dispensers were placed in various powder rooms (movie theaters, gas stations) for a quick mist of perfume.
There are four different bottles which were filled up with different perfumes or colognes. It's a very simple machine where the plunger actually uses the dime to press the dispensing piston to vend a spray of perfume. It has four original Perfumatic bottles. However, the one on the end has become detached. The bottles screw on to the spray nozzle.
It has two keys and 10 original labels. The label holders and original screws are in a zip lock bag they go into the holes on the front surface. There are also screws to attached it to the wall (not original screws). The machine is in fair condition, for being over fifty years old.It has scratches, paint rubbed off in places, your normal ware. There are pictures with the back off to show the insides.
The marks on the back black plate are from wall paper that adhered to the metal surface when it was taken down off a wall. The cardboard tray box is inside with a dime, as are the: perfume names, names plates, mounting screws (not original). Two key in a zip-lock bag, only one goes to this machine. There is paint missing from each side, some left to packing tape, some from wear.
Inside one of the perfume bottles on the far side is. One pump is missing its crew and nuts. The dimensions are 9.5" deep x 18" long x 17.
The item "Vintage 1950s RARE Perfume-A-Spray Coin Operated Vending Machine & Keys" is in sale since Friday, July 29, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Vending Machines\Other Vending Machines". The seller is "whiteoakstrading" and is located in San Ramon, California. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, to Switzerland, NO, SA, UA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY.