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"Space Heater, Bird" still bank


Chamberlin & Hill, Ltd.


c. 1892

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
'Space Heater, Bird' still bank, Chamberlin & Hill, Ltd.
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Medium: Dolls, Toys and Games | Iron, pigment
Size: 6 1/2 x 4 1/16 x 4 1/16 in. (16.51 x 10.32 x 10.32 cm)
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptionstamped into bottom: [RD (small D in upper corner of R) 187 026]
Physical Description: black metal 6 sided pagoda shape bank; 4 sides are closed work decorated with cloud shapes; 2 sides have open work birds and branches; geometric motif around the base and plant motif around the top; 2 coin slots on top with "Bank" printed above
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger
Accession Number: 2003.236.967
Artist: Chamberlin & Hill, Ltd., Walsall, Staffordshire, England
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: Walsall, Staffordshire, England
Life Dates: Walsall, Staffordshire, England
Added to Site: March 1, 2009