Bank

Bank
Title
Bank
Date 
1830-1850
Medium 
Glass
Dimensions 
Overall: 12 x 4 1/2 in. ( 30.5 x 11.4 cm )
Description 
Colorless lead glass bank with blown flat-topped ovoid body; four applied struts above body have pinched rigaree trailing which extends down body to stem; intersection of struts is about two inches above body and has hollow, triple ball finial on top; slot on top of body; annulated knop stem and circular base.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mrs. F. MacDonald Sinclair (Jennie H. Sinclair)
Object Number 
1965.510
Gallery Label 
Banks such as this one were individually made, often specially as gifts. Only a relatively small number are known (see publications).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group