a decorative bust that saves your money..
off-beat and useful, this would make a great accessory for a display shelf, bookcase, or the office desk. charming and inspirational, like the venerable Mr. Franklin himself. always a fiscal conservative, he'll be happy to hold on to your money for you.
Ben Franklin was good at saving his pennies. Perhaps with a Ben Franklin bust bank, the talent will pass on to the owner. This isa reproduction of the marble bust sculpture by French artist Jean-Antoine Houdon which is currently at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It stands 9" high and has a felt bottom that removes to let out your money. It would look great anywhere, even if you're not so good at saving your change.
The Bust Bank Ever! Being Ben Franklin really pays off. Not only does he get to be on the $100 bill, but he also gets a bank in his likeness. This clever bank is a reminder that "a penny saved is a penny earned" and is a reproduction of the marble bust sculpture by French artist Jean-Antoine Houdon. This cast-marble bank will be an interesting and useful addition to your home.