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"Baby Bird" still bank


Napier Company


early 20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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'Baby Bird' still bank, Napier Company
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Metal, silver plate
Size: 3 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 2 9/16 in. (8.57 x 6.03 x 6.51 cm)
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Inscription stamped into bottom: [NAPIER/ SILVER PLATE/ PAT. PEND.]
Physical Description: silver plated baby bird with open mouth; holes for eyes; top half unscrews; feet and legs forward
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.830
Artist: Napier Company, Meriden, Connecticut, est. 1875
Role: Manufacturer
Life Dates: Meriden, Connecticut, est. 1875
Added to Site: March 1, 2009