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Title Steel bank with handle and coin slot with a plate that reads " Hoboken Trust Company, Hoboken, N.J., corner Washington and 14th Streets."-
Object Name Box, Safe Deposit
Catalog Number 2001.015.0002
Collection Hoboken Commerce Collection
Credit Gift of Laurie Newman, Adam Krass and their son, Joel.
Description Steel bank with handle and coin slot, safe deposit box, with engraved plate that reads " Hoboken Trust Company, Hoboken, N.J., corner Washington and 14th Streets," Hoboken, no date, ca. 1900-1950. 4-1/2" wide x 3-1/2" high x 2-1/4" deep.

Metal box with lock (key not present, but hinged door is not locked) apparently used to secure coins and paper money. An interior mechanism below the slot allows coins or similar to only go into it.
Date 1900-1950
Year Range from 1900.0
Year Range to 1950.0
Search Terms Hoboken Trust Company
Fourteenth St.
Washington St.
Caption front
Imagefile 001\20010150002.JPG
Classification Financial
Banking & Financial Structures
Business & Commerce