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"Perfection Registering Bank" mechanical bank

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Charles A. Bailey ; J. & E. Stevens Company, Cromwell, Connecticut, 1843-1950s

Date

c. 1893

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Perfection Registering Bank' mechanical bank, Charles A. Bailey      ;    J. & E. Stevens Company, Cromwell, Connecticut, 1843-1950s
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment (?), paper
Size: 4 1/4 x 6 1/16 x 2 3/4 in. (10.8 x 15.4 x 6.99 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Sticker on bottom, on sticker: [4-5-9 / "Perfection 208 Registering Bank" / '82 3600 80 3000 / M190 4500 / A.D. Mosler]
Physical Description: rectangular lower portion with floral designs, lion's head on PL side and little boy and birds on front; top section has soldier standing next to a paper guide indicating money deposited; girl in long dress with pointer, accompanied by a dog, indicates am
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.239
Artist: Charles Bailey, American, 1848-1926
Role: Designer
Nationality: American (Middletown, CT)
Life Dates: American, 1848-1926

Artist: J. & E. Stevens Company
Role: Manufacturer
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009