Corn husk rope

Date

1880-1920

GUSN

GUSN-22574

Description

Braided rope made from corn husks, in 21 sections of varying lengths. While the body of the rope is tightly braided, the ends of the husks protrude as tassels from the rope.

Details

Descriptive Terms

braiding
husk (plant material)
corn (seed)
Corn husk
Braided
ROPE

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Multiple Use Artifact

Dimensions

4.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2665

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