Clothes wringer

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-223861

Description

Clothes wringer with a wooden bar at top and two spindles at the ends that are in the shape of key heads. There is a handle to crank and that turns the two rollers. On the right side is a ledge. Underneath the ledge are two clamps on each end.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wood (plant material)
metal
Wringer, Clothes

Inscription

ANCHOR BRAND (Painted)
BICYCLE (Painted)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

17 6/16 x 6 2/16 x 27 13/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2017