Overall: 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. ( 8.3 x 8.3 x 4.4 cm )
Square glass souvenir bank from the 54th "Blizzard Men of 1888" Luncheon; seam around the center of the bank with a coin slot on the top; molded inscription on the front, "COIN BANK/ 'See Your Savings.'"
Gift of Miss Lena Cadwalader Evans
molded: front of glass: "COIN BANK/ 'SEE YOUR SAVINGS'"
printed: tag affixed to the front: "54th Anniversary/ Ice Left Over from Blizzard 1888/ LUNCHEON -- MARCH 12, 1942/ 'The Blizzard Men of 1888'/ SAVE FOR DEFENSE STAMPS"
printed: tag affixed to reverse: "TO BREAK/ 1. PLACE BANK ON FLOOR or TABLE/ 2. COVER BANK WITH CLOTH TO PREVENT/ POSSIBLE INJURY FROM BROKEN GLASS./ 3. PLACE WEDGE IN COIN SLOT./ 4. TAP WEDGE GENTLY TO BREAK BANK.
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