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"Dime Register (registering)" still bank


J. Chein & Company


20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Dime Register (registering)' still bank, J. Chein & Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Tin, pigment
Size: 2 x 2 1/16 x 2 7/16 in. (5.08 x 5.24 x 6.19 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptionon back, printed in blue: [PATENTS PENDING]; on bottom, printed in blue inside a shield: [J CHEIN/ & CO/ MADE IN/ U.S.A.]
Physical Description: small silver blue white and red metal coin bank for dimes in form of cash register; bank holds dimes up to $10; the first dime in locks bank and last dime in opens bank
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.566
Artist: J. Chein & Company, New York, 1903-1992
Role: Manufacturer
Life Dates: New York, 1903-1992
Added to Site: March 1, 2009