Washing supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.1487
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
10 3/8 x 5 7/8 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
This wood panel was the top insert in a metal hand washboard. This panel reads on one side in red and black "The Brass King/ Top Notch Soap Saving Sanitary Front Drain/ Do Not Rub Hard The Board Will Do The Work". And on the reverse "National Wash Board Co./ No. National 802/ Memphis, Chicago, Saginaw."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group