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"Zoo Bank" mechanical bank


Kyser & Rex Company


c. 1890s

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Zoo Bank' mechanical bank, Kyser & Rex Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 4 x 4 3/16 x 1 1/2 in. (10.16 x 10.64 x 3.81 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscription and StickerOn back in center engraved: ["ZOO / BANK / (?) THE MONKEY] on bottom, on sticker: [# 297-12 / "Zoo Bank" / 72350 425 / 4455 / #245M]
Physical Description: red building with two green windows in front; green door to left side; tiled roof with a person's face sticking out of chimney; garden surrounding house as front base; back side flat
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.42a,b
Artist: Kyser & Rex Company, Philadelphia, c. 1879-1898
Role: Manufacturer
Life Dates: Philadelphia, c. 1879-1898
Added to Site: March 1, 2009