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"Mary Roebling, Trenton Trust" mechanical bank

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Anthony Greenwood ; J. E. Brubaker ; Grey Iron Casting Company

Date

1963

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Mary Roebling, Trenton Trust' mechanical bank, Anthony Greenwood      ;    J. E. Brubaker      ;    Grey Iron Casting Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Cast iron, pigment
Size: 8 x 6 1/16 x 4 7/8 in. (20.32 x 15.4 x 12.38 cm)
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Sticker on sticker: [Mary Roebbing Bank, Trenton Trust, 742,500 neg no. 190"; on tape label: [No. 190]
Physical Description: bank building with female figure seated in front in blue dress; lever on back activates woman's arm which "shovels" coins into the side of the building and then a sign saying, "Trenton Trust," pops out of the top of the building like toast
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.367
Artist: Anthony Greenwood, American
Role: Sculptor
Nationality:
Life Dates: American

Artist: J. Brubaker, American
Role: Designer
Nationality:
Life Dates: American

Artist: Grey Iron Casting Company, Mount Joy, Pennsylvania, 1881-1969
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality:
Life Dates: Mount Joy, Pennsylvania, 1881-1969
Added to Site: March 1, 2009