Bank

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

1850-1910

GUSN

GUSN-2395

Description

Ceramic still bank molded to look like a large orange (or a grapefruit), with bumpy orange-peel texture and deep ochre yellow paint; large slot near top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

banks (containers)
earthenware
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
fruit
Earthenware
Painted
Molded
Fruit
BANK, STILL

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toy

Dimensions

3.5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.418