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"Mason Bank" mechanical bank

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Charles G. Shepard ; Peter Adams ; Shepard Hardware Company

Date

c. 1887

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Mason Bank' mechanical bank, Charles G. Shepard      ;    Peter Adams      ;    Shepard Hardware Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 7 15/16 x 7 7/16 x 3 15/16 in. (20.16 x 18.89 x 10 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptions and Stickeron bottom near center, engraved: [M1]; on bottom front left corner, inscribed: [EXCELSIOR - SERIES / PATD FEBY - 8 - / 1887] on bottom, on sticker: [163G 10-2-12 / "Mason Bank" / 76460 3465 / 5645]
Physical Description: mason stacking bricks on wall; other figure stands in front with shovel-like object in hand; small bucket
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.111
Artist: Peter Adams, American
Role: Designer
Nationality:
Life Dates: American

Artist: Charles Shepard, American
Role: Designer
Nationality:
Life Dates: American

Artist: Shepard Hardware Company, Buffalo, New York, 1866-1892
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Life Dates: Buffalo, New York, 1866-1892
Added to Site: March 1, 2009