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Potpourri bag

1998.5664 (RS22737)

Description

Potpourri bag; tan sack (may have once been white) w/ purple ribbon tied in bow around top; printing on front gives name and description of product.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Inscriptions
Printed on front of bag: ""CRUSHED Lavender Flowers/ IMPORTED & PACKED BY/ NAPIER CHEMICAL COMPANY,/ 445 & 447 East Tenth Street,/ NEW YORK CITY.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BAG
bags (generic containers)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
People and organizations
Napier Chemical Company
Dimensions
8.25 x 5 x 2.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5664
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23741

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