Still bank

Still bank
Title
Still bank
Date 
1840-1860
Medium 
Metal, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 2 5/8 in. ( 7 x 10.8 x 6.7 cm )
Description 
Sheet metal box painted red converted into a still bank; shaped like a trunk with curved hinged lid and latch with padlock; inscriptions scratched on front.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr.
Object Number 
1932.112a-c
Marks 
scratched: on lid: "BANK/S.H.C./Cashier" scratched: beneath base: "Sidney"
Gallery Label 
This cash box belonged to Sydney H. Carney, Sr., father of the donor, who lived in Lowell, MA.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group