Mechanical bank "Always Did Love a Mule"

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

GUSN

GUSN-171719

Description

American painted cast iron mechanical bank entitled: "Always Did Love a Mule."

Details

Descriptive Terms

mechanical banks
cast iron
Bank, Mechanical

Inscription

ALWAYS DID LOVE A MULE (On the back of the bank)
PAT'D APR. 22d / 18_9 (Not sure if it is 1889 or 1899)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD311

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 3/8 x 10 3/16 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2205