Laundry bag

Collection Type

  • textiles

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-24429

Description

White linen laundry bag w/ embroidered silk decoration at center. Embroidered "laundry" at center framed by blue-bells and green leaves. Cotton drawstring near top braided into a rope w/ tassle ends.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
embroidering
linen (material)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Linen
Embroidered
Bluebell
BAG, LAUNDRY

Inscription

Embroidered at center: ""LAUNDRY""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Maintenance T&E

Dimensions

25 x 17.75 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5270

Places

Maine (United States)