A late 19th century coin-in-the-slot football arcade game, b...





A late 19th century coin-in-the-slot football arcade game, by T W Doughty and C A Barrett of the Football Auto Sports Company, patented in 1896, the 2 painted metal footballers wearing original knitted jerseys standing in front of metal and string goals in painted background, the footballers legs operated by brass levers below, all housed in stained oak cabinet with shaped glass panels, a tapered column and original cast-iron platform base, overall height 1.54m, width 56cm

Auction Date: 18th Mar 2020 at 10am

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