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Clothes wringer

Description

Clothes wringer. Wooden frame w/ 2 rollers inside and large iron handle on side to turn rollers. Iron flat piece on one side for clothes. 2 iron screw pegs on top and 2 on bottom for adjustments.

Details

Maker
The American Wringer Co. (Maker)
Date
1888-1900
Inscriptions
Carved and painted on front and back: ""HOUSEHOLD/ HORSE-SHOE BRAND/ STEEL BALL BEARINGS/ improved guide board for spreading the clothes/ THE AMERICAN WRINGER CO./ NEW YORK U.S.A.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
WRINGER, CLOTHES
Dimensions
17 x 15 x 6.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3726
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20566

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