Washing machine

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1873-1880

GUSN

GUSN-25286

Description

Washing machine with rectangular wood tub on chamfered wood legs; spring-loaded, hand- and foot-operated swinging mechanism with turned wood and cast iron parts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

washing machines
iron (metal)
wood (plant material)
home (concept)
Machine, Washing

Inscription

Stenciled on side, exterior: ""F.A. COUCH M'F'R/ Danvers, Mass."" Cast on hardware: ""PAT. OCT. 73""

Maker

Couch, F. A. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Danvers, MA, USA

Object Type

Maintenance T&E

Dimensions

48 x 38 x 22 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Accession Number

1999.23

Places

Massachusetts (United States)