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Object Record

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Accession No. 1932.0223.02
Object Name Stick, Laundry
Description This wash plunger has been known by many names over the years, including possers (UK), plungers (US), dollies, possing-sticks, or poshers. They were for agitating the cloth in a wash-tub. This variety used suction to drive the water through dirty clothing.
Inscription Rapid Washer
Made by CT Childers
Galesburg, Ill
Dimensions H-107 Dia-20 cm
Collection Prince Albert 150