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Laundry hamper

1998.5580 (RS23523)

Description

Laundry hamper w/ hinged lid painted white and body rectangular shape, painted yellow w/ simple basket weave; green painted band around rim and stenciled pink and green garland of flowers on front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1950
Inscriptions
Printed label on inside of lid: ""MFRS OF/ RED-MAN/ QUALITY/ BASKETS/ PERU,/ IND./ U.S.A.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Indiana (United States)
Descriptive terms
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
HAMPER
hampers
Painted
painting (coating)
Stenciled
stenciling
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
24.5 x 19.375 x 12.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5580
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23641

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