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"Gem Bank" or "Watchdog of the Treasury" mechanical bank

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H. L. Judd Manufacturing Company

Date

c. 1878

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Gem Bank' or 'Watchdog of the Treasury' mechanical bank, H. L. Judd Manufacturing Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. (8.26 x 13.97 x 5.72 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscription and StickerOn one side inscribed: [GEM] on bottom, on sticker: [G 99 12-5-17 / "Gem Bank" / 77250 3175 / 2 (in circle) 5220 / 7275 / M105 AD]
Physical Description: building on lattice work stand with dog; "GEM" just above arched door on one side
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.22
Artist: H. L. Judd Manufacturing Company, Wallingford, Connecticut, c. 1830-1960s
Role: Manufacturer
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Life Dates: Wallingford, Connecticut, c. 1830-1960s
Added to Site: March 1, 2009