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Object ID 1996.106.010
Object Name Safe
Collection Business/Industry
Credit line Gift of Mellon Bank
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1930
Made Carron
Description Heavy cast iron strong box with a bail handle at each end and paneled sides. The lid is flush-fitted with bail handle and centrally-placed locking device.
Dimensions H-13.5 W-13.75 L-22.5 inches
Dimension Details
Owned Farmer's Bank
Used Farmer's Bank
Provenance Originally belonged to Farmer's Bank at Third & Market Streets, Wilmington. Donated by Mellon Bank when the branch closed.
Subjects Banks
Search Terms Safes
Farmers Bank
Mellon Bank
Strong Boxes
Market Street
New Castle County
Room Tap Room
Material Cast iron
Place of Origin Wilmington, DE