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Grain sack

Description

Grain sack. Catalogued as a group w/ 1998.3531-3541,.4662,.4404, and .5701. Many of the sacks are hand-made from larger sacks. Rectangular in shape and marked w/ product information.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1930
Inscriptions
Painted: [all sacks are inscribed w/ product and maker info., mostly pork, poultry feed, one for sherry]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
burlap
Object type
Animal Husbandry T&E
Descriptive terms
bags (generic containers)
burlap
Burlap
FEEDBAG
Dimensions
10 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3536
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24723

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