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Laundry bag

Description

White linen laundry bag w/ embroidered silk decoration at center. Embroidered "laundry" at center framed by blue-bells and green leaves. Cotton drawstring near top braided into a rope w/ tassle ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Embroidered at center: ""LAUNDRY""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BAG, LAUNDRY
bags (generic containers)
Bluebell
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Linen
linen (material)
Dimensions
25 x 17.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5270
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24429

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