Antique The Wise Pig Thrifty Cast Iron Original Painted Piggy Bank
The Wise Pig has been making saving pennies adorable since the 1930s! And he looks really good for being 90. The original peachy cream and pink paint has been worn away in some areas, but gives it a sophisticated timeliness. Antique piggy banks should be cherished like the works of art they are. Perch this cast iron cutie in a kitchen or den to add an element of playful charm!
Original paint, but new screw on back.
Condition is very good. Some rust stains on bottom and base
Poem reads “The Wise Pig: Save a penny yesterday, Another save today, Tomorrow save another, To keep the wolf away.” On dangle plaque. Marked “Thrifty” on base. And “C (copyright) J.M.R.” On the base back.
Size: 6.75” height; 2.75” width; 2.75” depth