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"The Traveling Teller (registering)" still bank

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Automatic Recording Safe Co.

Date

c. 1904

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'The Traveling Teller (registering)' still bank, Automatic Recording Safe Co.
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Metal
Size: 2 1/16 x 3 13/16 x 1 13/16 in. (5.24 x 9.68 x 4.6 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Illinois, Chicago
Culture: North America, United States, Illinois
Style: 19th-20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription on top, incised:[THE BANK OF CLEMENCEAU/No 656/ CLEMENCEAU, ARIZONA]; on bottom, incised:[ ORIGINAL COMPARTMENT RECORDING SAFE PATENTS/ THE TRAVELING TELLER/ BILLS/ PATENTED:/APRIL26-1904/JULY 4-1905/ APRIL25-1911/ PATENTED:/SEPT.9-1913/SE
Physical Description: oval shape with slots and counters for individual coins on each side, nickels & dimes, halves, currency& cents, quarters; bill hole in bottom; silver color;
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.665
Artist: Automatic Recording Safe Co., Chicago
Role: Manufacturer
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Life Dates: Chicago
Added to Site: March 1, 2009