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"Lion Hunter" mechanical bank

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Charles A. Bailey ; J. & E. Stevens Company, Cromwell, Connecticut, 1843-1950s

Date

c. 1911

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Lion Hunter' mechanical bank, Charles A. Bailey      ;    J. & E. Stevens Company, Cromwell, Connecticut, 1843-1950s
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 7 1/4 x 11 7/8 x 2 3/4 in. (18.42 x 30.16 x 6.99 cm)
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription and StickerOn bottom in relief: [PAT APLED FOR] on bottom, on sticker: [# 151G 7.2.9 / "Lion Hunter" / 73.850 61400 / 148M]
Physical Description: hunter with gun pointed towards ferocious lion; both figures on rectangular platform covered with thicket of leaves; lion on raised slanting rock
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.44
Artist: Charles Bailey, American, 1848-1926
Role: Designer
Nationality: American (Middletown, CT)
Life Dates: American, 1848-1926

Artist: J. & E. Stevens Company
Role: Manufacturer
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009