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Collection Textiles-Agricultural
Catalog Number 1993.03.01
Object Name Bag, Grain
Creator Maker Unknown
Place of Origin Probably Southeastern Pennsylvania
Material Linen
Dimensions W-20 L-47.5 inches
Description A grain bag comprised of natural plain weave linen tow. In the middle of the bag is a hand painted name in black which reads, "J.K. Stauffer." There is a 1/4" wide foldover hem at the top opening. There are two holes flanking the side seam on the proper right side with a natural cotton cord string knotted.
Provenance The name pertains to the owner, but there is no additional information about the maker or origin of this piece.
Cataloged by C.Harvey