Trade Bag Panel

Collection Type

  • textiles

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-2287

Description

Rectangular piece of burlap trade bag, two selvage ends, two rough ends, incribed with penmanship, "Baker & Lincoln / Hingham / to be left at / Elm St. Stage Office / Boston"; reverse has stenciled "WX (in diamond) 66" marks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
burlap
ink
trade (function)
Burlap
Ink
Trade
BAG

Inscription

See Description.

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

42 1/2 x 30 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.295

Places

Massachusetts (United States)