The Traveling Teller Toy Bank

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

GUSN

GUSN-273949

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

banks (containers)
metal
Bank, Toy
Bank, Toy

Inscription

"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)

Additional Identification Number

724.2

Maker

The Automatic Recording Safe Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Chicago, Illinois

Object Type

Toys

Dimensions

2 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 1 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Jeanne Andersen

Accession Number

2013.26.2

Places

Chicago (Cook county, Illinois)