The "UNCLE SAM" bank was manufactured by ShepardHardware Co. Y It was Based on Design Patent No.3522,768 issued to Charles D Shephard and Peter Adam, on November, 16 1886. TThThis is the samepatentu used for "Stumped Speaker bank" The optained desgin patent no. 728 for uncle sam on 8th June 1886. Place a coin on uncle sam hand. Press the leaver at the rear of the bank. This lowers the arm and drops the coin in the carpetbag. As the leaver is released the coin drops into the bag And uncle sam mouth and beard moves in a realistic taking fashion. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Banks, Registers & Vending\Mechanical Banks". The seller is "moneybanks53" and is located in this country: IN. This item can be shipped worldwide.