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Object ID 1985.32.2
Object Name Wash-pounder
Description Laundry "Stomper", a) rolled galvanized tin cone with fluted collar at top, mounted on the end of b) a long wooden pole, with a short side handle two-thirds of the way up attached with a metal bolt and square nut. Inside of cone has an additional metal collar surrounding a corrugated inner neck with a hole in the center similar to a toilet plunger.
Accession number 1985.32
Collection General History Collection
Dimensions H-42.38 Dia-8.13 inches
Material Tin, wood, metal
Place of Origin Illinois
Status On Exhibit