LARGE CAST IRON MR. PEANUT TRADE SIGN
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 LARGE CAST IRON MR. PEANUT TRADE SIGN


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THIS MR. PEANUT WAS DISPLAYED AT THE PLANTERS PEANUT FACTORY IN SURRY,VA. IT WAS ONE OF 6 REMAINING AT THE PLANT. IT DATES TO C.1920. EACH PLANT HAD SOME OF THESE FIGURES USED AS FENCE FINIALS AND ON THE ROOF TOPS. I PURCHASED THIS ONE FROM THE GENERAL MANAGER OF THE PLANTERS CO. HE TRAVELED WORLD WIDE AND TOOK MR.PEANUT WITH HIM ON HIS MOVES. NOW RETIRED, HE SOLD HIM TO ME. HE STANDS ON A METAL BASE FOR DISPLAY AND STANDS 38" TALL. BASE IS 15"×15".WEIGHS ABOUT 150 LBS. HE IS IN MOSTLY ORIGINAL CONDITION WITH THE WHITE PAINT REFRESHED AT SOME TIME. HE MAKES YOU SMILE.    

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