Poule Pondeuse Automatique

A 121-year-old Coin-op Vending Machine by Leoni

Impossible to emulate

DESCRIPTION

Poule Pondeuse Automatique © 1897 P. Leoni.


After dropping 10c. the slot, the hen starts to crow and leys a metal-egg filled up with chocolate.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Poule Pondeuse Automatique the Coin-op Vending Machine
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Dimensions : 54 x 54 x 37 cm.

TRIVIA

Also known as "Poule aux Oeufs D'or".

Less than 10 units are known to exist.

SOURCES
Machine's picture.
100 ans de Machines à Sous - Jean Lemaitre - Éditions Alternatives - 1997 - Page 26
Les Machines à Sous - Jean Lemaitre - Éditions Alternatives - 2008 - Page 30
Automatic Pleasures - The History of the Coin Machine - Nic Costa - 1988 - Page 119 (as "Poule Automatique")