Sitting Rabbit by Eppelsheimer #4746 Vintage Metal Candy Mold

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This is a very old and rare mold that is in very good condition for its age.
This sitting rabbit shows a lot of detail.
It measures 9 1/4"H X 6"L X 2"W at the base.
It was manufactured by Eppelsheimer between 1917-1972.
This mold is rated B4. See below for explanation.
This mold would be used as either a hollow or solid piec.

The rating of chocolate molds: Page 60 in “Chocolate Moulds: A History and Encyclopedia” by Judene Divone copyright 1987
Molds listed “R” are Rare: due to age, the small number produced, the use of multiple pieces, or are designs rarely found in this country.
All other molds are rated by letter and number, from A-1 to D-4. The letter A is the highest rating, D the lowest; then further defined by the number.
The ratings take into consideration the type of mold (common or unique), its age, the manufacturer (styling and detail), the subject matter, and the number produced.

Eppelsheimer & Co., New York: ca. 1880-1947. Manufacturer. Acquired by William H. Warren in 1910. The largest manufacturer of chocolate and ice cream molds in the United States. Name changed in 1940’s to Eppelsheimer & Co., Warren Bros. Acquired in 1947 by American Chocolate Mould Co. Markings. Eppelsheimer & Co. NY

All of the molds I sell have been used in a candy making business between 1955-1985.
Signs of use are visible where the clips are put on and taken off around the sides.
Two to four clips will be included with the mold, depending on the size of the mold.

I will ship within 1-3 business days after purchase. When purchases are made by 1:00PM (EST), most times they will ship the same day. Insurance is included in the quoted shipping price on packages that weigh more than one pound. I will use USPS most of the time. The quoted price is for Priority Mail (2-3 days) USPS if it is over one pound. If it is less than one pound, I can ship First Class without insurance to save you money if the item is not fragile or valuable. The heaviest packages ship USPS Parcel Ground Select (5-9 days). I will mention that in the ad. Insurance can always be added at your request. The items are shipped from western New York. I use Etsy Calculated Shipping where Etsy will determine the price of shipping on a transaction. When multiple items are purchased in one transaction, I will charge YOU the actual cost if Etsy over calculates. If shipping costs differences are in excess of $1.00, I will gladly refund the difference. If you live within a 10 mile radius of Cheektowaga, NY, I will gladly deliver the item to you without shipping charges.



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I will ship within 1-3 business days after purchase. When purchases are made by 1:00PM (EST), most times they will ship the same day. Insurance is included in the quoted shipping price on packages that weigh more than one pound. I will use USPS most of the time. The quoted price is for Priority Mail (2-3 days) USPS if it is over one pound. If it is less than one pound, I can ship First Class without insurance to save you money if the item is not fragile or valuable. The heaviest packages ship USPS Parcel Ground Select (5-9 days). I will mention that in the ad. Insurance can always be added at your request. The items are shipped from western New York. I use Etsy Calculated Shipping where Etsy will determine the price of shipping on a transaction. When multiple items are purchased in one transaction, I will charge YOU the actual cost if Etsy over calculates. If shipping costs differences are in excess of $1.00, I will gladly refund the difference. If you live within a 10 mile radius of Cheektowaga, NY, I will gladly deliver the item to you without shipping charges.


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NO REFUNDS OR EXCHANGES. All items are sold "as is". Please read the description and view the photos carefully. For further information, please contact me BEFORE purchasing an item. I describe each item as best as I can. These items are VINTAGE and may have flaws due to prior use or manufacturer defect. Many Tupperware items appear "brand new" but some of them have been at least used for display purposes. Candy molds were used repeatedly in a candy store setting so they all show signs of use. I describe the condition of each one as I post online. Any questions, please contact me.