Franklin D. Roosevelt "New Deal" Portrait Coin Bank, ca. 1932
Cornell University Political Americana Collection
Collection: Cornell University Political Americana Collection
ID Number: 2214.BB0194
Title: Franklin D. Roosevelt "New Deal" Portrait Coin Bank, ca. 1932
Date Made: ca. 1932
Item Count: 1
Classification: Decorative Arts; Metalwork
Object Type: Banks (Containers); Portraits; Busts
Measurements: Bank (height): 5 in.; 12.7 cm
Materials & Techniques: Metal; Casting; Hand coloring; Painting (Coating)
Notes: Hand-painted metal coin bank has a slot in the rear to deposit coins. Maker's mark on the base of the bank is difficult to read, but may be "KENYONTOYS". Item donor Susan H. Douglas dates the bank to the 1932 Presidential campaign.
Subjects: Roosevelt, Franklin D.; Portraits; Busts; New Deal; Politics; Promotional materials
Repository: Susan H. Douglas Political Americana Collection, #2214?Rare & Manuscript Collections?Cornell University Library?Cornell University
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Political Figure: Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Biography: American, 1882-1945
Relationship: Presidential Candidate