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"Elephant" mechanical bank

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Artist Unknown ()

Date

c. 1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Elephant' mechanical bank, Artist Unknown ()
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Aluminum, pigment
Size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 7 1/4 in. (12.38 x 6.67 x 18.42 cm)
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: light blue standing elephant with trunk to forehead; press tail in, trunk moves forward to deposit coin in forehead; screw fastens sildes together at PR side; blanket draped over back of elephant
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.411
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009