Or are we to take our hands out of our pockets, with the fingers closed, and jingle some coins into the collection-box?
I saluted it and deposited a small offering in the collection-box.
You can't poke your head out of the door without a collection-box being shoved at you.
At the same time I dropped a lot of small silver into their boat without waiting for the collection-box.
When the usher passed he emptied the contents of his pocket in the collection-box.