Bank

Bank
Bank
Bank
Title
Bank
Date 
1950-1980
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
3 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
A coin bank shaped like a tin can. The can is printed with a color scene of men in colonial dress standing on the steps of a huge stone building entitled "Jefferson Hands The Declaration Of Independence To John Hancock- Faulkner Mural-Archives Building" with a list of the other signers depicted. The top has a coin slot and the words "American Can Company/ New York/ Save means to live- The Tempest/ Act II Scene I". The bottom has the hatch for removing the coins.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2273
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group