Art Finder Work of Art Detail  
Item Actions
Ratings (0)
Title

"Picture Gallery" mechanical bank

Artist

Peter Adams ; Charles G. Shepard ; Shepard Hardware Company

Date

c. 1885

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Picture Gallery' mechanical bank, Peter Adams      ;    Charles G. Shepard      ;    Shepard Hardware Company
Text not available.
Details
Comments (0)
Tags (3)
Scale
 
Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 8 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 7/8 in. (20.96 x 14.92 x 7.3 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscription and Stickeron bottom, engraved: [EXCELSIOR SERIES] on bottom, on sticker: [G209 6-3-9 / "Picture Gallery / Bank" / 81500 3960 / M192 b1900]
Physical Description: roughly circular with flat bottom; open design box-like object on bank; man with outstretched PR hand stands in window on front
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.144
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