Box

Object Number: 
2002.1.3438
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Wood, metal, paper
Dimensions: 
16 x 6 x 10 3/4 in.
Description: 
A black painted wood box with metal hinges and a label inside the lid that has a cartoonish print of a woman washing clothes with a washboard while a man kicks a large laundry boiling tub. The caption reads "Frank Siddall's Soap/ Does Away With The Wash Boiler N [illegible]./ Think! Clothes washed in warm water the old fashioned [illegible]/ but Hung out to dry Without Boiling or Scalding!"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group