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The Traveling Teller Toy Bank

2013.26.2 (RS218884)

Description

Savings bank, oval form with slots for quarters, nickels, dimes, halves, currency, cents, and bills. Haverhill Savings Bank.

Details

Maker
The Automatic Recording Safe Co. (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions
"HAVERHILL SAVINGS BANK / 163 Merrimack Street / HAVERHILL, MASS." (Gold letters on a black ground)
"THE TRAVELING TELLER / PATENT PENDING / THE AUTOMATIC RECORDING SAFE CO. / CHICAGO, U.S.A." (cut into)
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois
Material
metal
Object type
Toys
Places
Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)
Descriptive terms
Bank, Toy
banks (containers)
metal
Dimensions
2 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2013.26.2
Credit Line
Gift of Jeanne Andersen
GUSN
273949

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