Grain sack

Collection Type

  • Agricultural equipment

Date

1880-1930

GUSN

GUSN-24718

Description

Grain sack. Catalogued as a group w/ 1998.3531-3541,.4662,.4404, and .5701. Many of the sacks are hand-made from larger sacks. Rectangular in shape and marked w/ product information.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
burlap
Burlap
FEEDBAG

Inscription

Painted: [all sacks are inscribed w/ product and maker info., mostly pork, poultry feed, one for sherry]

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Animal Husbandry T&E

Dimensions

21.5 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3531