Laundry hamper

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1930-1950

GUSN

GUSN-23641

Description

Laundry hamper w/ hinged lid painted white and body rectangular shape, painted yellow w/ simple basket weave; green painted band around rim and stenciled pink and green garland of flowers on front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hampers
painting (coating)
stenciling
wood (plant material)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Stenciled
Painted
Garland
HAMPER

Inscription

Printed label on inside of lid: ""MFRS OF/ RED-MAN/ QUALITY/ BASKETS/ PERU,/ IND./ U.S.A.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

66

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

24.5 x 19.375 x 12.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5580

Places

Indiana (United States)