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"Crusade of Rescue Homes for Destitute Children" still bank

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Artist Unknown (England)

Date

early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Crusade of Rescue Homes for Destitute Children' still bank, Artist Unknown (England)
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Wood, paper
Size: 6 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 6 7/8 in. (17.15 x 10.8 x 17.46 cm)
Creation Place: England
Culture: England
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptionon both sides of roof, in gold rimmed with black: [THE CRUSADE OF RESCUE/ HOMES FOR/ DESTITUTE CHILDREN] Labelon label on bottom, in pencil and ink: [THIS BOX IS ENTRUSTED TO/ M(?) JONES. (losses to label, partially illegible)]
Physical Description: house shape; chimney is coin slot; decals in orange, gold and black overall; pictures of 2 buildings on one long side, children on opposite long side and doorway on one short end;
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.441
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009