Safe/Haven Update

Due to a private event, the exhibition Safe/Haven will be closed to visitors from 2–5 pm on Friday, May 14.

Counting machine

Object Number: 
2002.1.3465
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
10 1/2 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Description: 
A dark metal coin counting device with a resevoir for each size coin including dollars and half-dollars as well as quarters, dimes, nickels and pennies. Each coin area has a scale indicating the value of the stack and a corresponding key that activates a spring loaded lever, possbiliy for forcing the coins into paper sleeves. This machine may be incomplete.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group