Keepsake pocket bank for the National Negro Memorial

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Commissioned by
National Memorial Association
Manufactured by
Unidentified
Medium
metal , celluloid , and ink
Dimensions
H x W x D: 2 9/16 × 2 9/16 × 3/8 in. (6.5 × 6.5 × 1 cm)
Type
souvenirs
Place depicted
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date
ca. 1926
Description
Three-dimensional cylinder with Bakelite ivory tone top and bottom covers; top cover features image of 1926 original design intent for the National Negro Memorial.
Topic
African American
Associations and institutions
Identity
Local and regional
Politics (Practical)
United States--History--1919-1933
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Ball-Hoagland family in honor of Robert Ball
Object number
2016.74
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition
A Century in the Making
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C X06
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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