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The JPMorgan Chase Bank Symbol

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The JPMorgan Chase Bank Symbol

The stylized octagon Chase logo was introduced in 1961 by Chermayeff & Geismar, when the Chase National Bank and the Bank of the Manhattan Company merged to form the Chase Manhattan Bank. It remains part of the bank's logo today.

At the time, few American corporations used abstract symbols for their identification. Radical for its time, the Chase symbol has survived a number of subsequent mergers, and is currently the property of JPMorgan Chase & Co. It has become one of the world's most recognizable trademarks.

The Chase logo is a stylized representation of the primitive water pipes laid by the Manhattan Company, which were made by nailing together wooden planks

Graphical characteristics:
Asymmetric, Open shape, Colorful, Contains both straight and curved lines, Has no crossing lines.

Category: Corporate Brands.

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