Here is a great soft cover book titled... Ceramic Coin Banks: Identification & Value Guide Book by Tom Stoddard With 199 pages - ISBN 0891457607
This book is in lightly read condition with minimal wear to the front and back covers from use and re-shelving. Back cover has a small crease at the bottom edge (see pic.) INSIDE the pages are at least 99% free of any marks, stains or writing.
Covering pre-WWII banks and the incredibly charming ceramic banks of Occupied Japan, this informative book gives dates, condition, measurements, and current collector values. People, animals, foods, vehicles, and so much more are depicted in over 1,000 vivid photos that reveal the brilliant colors and glazes. 1997 values. There is a considerable amount of information of value and interest to the collector. Included are: Ceramic Manufacturing Processes, Dating, Condition, Rarity Ratings, Geographical Ceramic Manufacturing Centers, and Photo Notes. Chapters range from Human heads, Humans, Cats, Dogs and Elephants, to Squirrel, Fish, Monkeys, Lions, Vegetables, Pots, Books, Vehicles and Ships and Purses. A complete glossary and bibliography are provided. Very useful for collectors of this popular topic.
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