On View In:
Gallery 110
Artist:   Charles M. Henn
J. & E. Stevens Company  
Title:   "Eagle and Eaglets" or "American Eagle" mechanical bank  
Date:   c. 1883  
Medium:   Iron, pigment  
Dimensions:   5 1/4 x 6 3/4 x 4 in. (13.34 x 17.15 x 10.16 cm)  
Credit Line:   Gift of Katherine Kierland Herberger  
Location:   Gallery 110  

Name:   Henn, Charles M.  
Role:   Designer  
Life Dates:   American  
Name:   J. & E. Stevens Company  
Role:   Manufacturer  

Object Description  
Inscriptions:   Inscription and Sticker on back, engraved: [PAT JAN 23 / 1883] on bottom, on sticker: [#+8.17 / Eagle and Eaglets 3 (circled) / 7418713 180 / #75M 4200]  
Classification:   Dolls, Toys and Games  
Physical Description:   big greyish-white eagle with wing stretched out, sitting near its nest; two small eaglets in nest opposite large eagle; small orange animal below eagle; lever to the right in the form of a snake  
Accession #:   2003.236.72a,b  
Owner:   The Minneapolis Institute of Arts