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November 23, 2011

SPAM bank

Filed under: Item of the Day — Lizzie Ehrenhalt @ 9:30 am

SPAM bank

Rectangular 12-ounce tin bank with rounded corners.  Blue label reads “SPAM” with an illustration of a pork loaf dotted with cloves.  The reverse includes the Hormel trademark.  The lid has a horizontal slit in which to insert coins and reads “New Austin, MN Plant Dedication and Tour September 12, 1982.”  There is a can-opening tool affixed to the bottom of the tin.

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