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"Thrify Tower" mechanical bank

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Artist Unknown (England)

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20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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'Thrify Tower' mechanical bank, Artist Unknown (England)
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Wood, pigment
Size: 8 1/4 x 8 7/8 x 5 1/4 in. (20.96 x 22.54 x 13.34 cm)
Creation Place: England
Culture: England
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: brown wood and dark brown edging; two towers and base; dark wood triangles edged with round pins; circular medallion with embossed leaves and roses repeated on base board; swinging one armed wooden guard with black head, dark brown disk on head, red torso
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.514
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009