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Pig still bank


Artist Unknown (The Netherlands)


c. 1900

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Pig still bank, Artist Unknown (The Netherlands)
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Ceramic
Size: 3 9/16 x 3 3/4 x 4 9/16 in. (9.05 x 9.53 x 11.59 cm)
Creation Place: The Netherlands
Culture: The Netherlands
Style: 19th-20th century
Physical Description: ceramic pig bank with green, black, grey and ivory stripes; glaze is shiny; ears curl forward; pig has a very curly tail; back legs wide apart and taller than front legs causing it to appear to lean forward; little black eyes; chin goes directly from nose
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.736
Added to Site: March 1, 2009