Laundry Bag

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1890-1910

GUSN

GUSN-259000

Description

Rectangular drawstring laundry bag made of plain-woven white cotton cloth; opening lined with twill-woven red cotton; initials embroidered on center of bag in red cotton chain stitch.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bags (generic containers)
cotton (textile)
weaving
string (fiber product)
embroidery (visual works)
Cotton
Laundry
Bag, Laundry

Inscription

"MRJ" (red thread)

Associated Building

Original To Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Anonymous Gift

Accession Number

1998.6369

Places

South Berwick (York county, Maine)
Maine (United States)
United States