Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: 2-player Mermaid gun game, $317,200, Morphy Auctions

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by Ken Hall

A one-cent Mermaid and Artillery two-player gun game sold for $317,200 at a Premier Coin-Op & Advertising Auction held May 14-15 by Morphy Auctions (based in Denver, Pa.) in Las Vegas, Nev. Also, an Automatic Target Machine Company pistol arcade game hammered for $195,200; a 5-cent Chas. Fey Big Six payout machine rose to $128,100; a 5-cent Caille Tourist cast-iron slot machine went for $115,900; and a 5-cent Caille Twin Centaur upright double slot machine crossed the finish line for $103,700. Prices include a 22 percent buyer’s premium.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: 2-player Mermaid gun game, $317,200, Morphy Auctions