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Acadian House Museum

Bag, Laundry


Accession number: 2010.021.003
Date: before 2001
Materials: cotton
Measurements: 37 cm L x 41 cm W
Narrative: This sack looks as if it was hand made and used as a storage place for dirty collars before they were to be washed or thrown out. The sack would have been originally made to hang somewhere.
Description: A laundry or clothing sack in the shape of a collared shirt. The main body of the sack is white with red thread embroidering. The sack looks handmade. Where the collar of the "shirt" is is two small white buttons. On the front of the sack in red lettering it reads "Soiled Collars."