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Fire bag

Description

One in pair of fire bags, stenciled "RH TUCKER JR". On both bags stencil painted over which once said "W. Stacy/ 1816". Drawstring rope.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1816
Inscriptions
Stenciled on front of bags: ""RH TUCKER JR""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
hand sewing
rope
Object type
Regulative & Protective T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BAG, FIRE
bags (generic containers)
canvas
Coated Canvas
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Rope
rope
Dimensions
48.5 x 25.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.232.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19882

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