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"Benjamin Franklin Cash Register (registering)" still bank

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Kamkap Inc.

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Benjamin Franklin Cash Register (registering)' still bank, Kamkap Inc.
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Tin, pigment
Size: 7 3/8 x 6 3/4 x 7 1/2 in. (18.73 x 17.15 x 19.05 cm)
Creation Place: United States, New York, New York
Culture: United States, New York
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptionson drawer, in black: [Benjamin Franklin / CASH REGISTER]; on back, in black: [*MFG. BY KAMKAP INC.* / 1107 BROADWAY N.Y.C., N.Y. (inside a circle)]; around bust, in black: [BENJAMIN FRANKLIN / 1706 1790, (C) GOOD WILL AMBASSADOR (inside a
Physical Description: gold and black cash register; 9 black keys and lever; scroll designs in black overall; window displays numbers and "No Sale"; shield on front; medallion on back; drawer opens
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.194
Artist: Kamkap Inc., New York
Role: Manufacturer
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Life Dates: New York
Added to Site: March 1, 2009