Site: 18BC80 Privy 19A01
Context: Brick lined privy, Lot 98. Privy associated either with African-American or German immigrant neighborhood.
Site Date Range: Late 19th to early 20th century
Materials: unglazed red earthenware
Dimensions: 3.75” height; 1.50” base diameter
Description: Unglazed red earthenware money box. This style and shape of money box was made for at least four centuries and could be glazed or left unglazed. A similar money box in the collections of the Museum of London has been dated broadly between c. 1580 and 1900. It is possible that this bank was made by a Baltimore potter.