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Object Name Agitator, Laundry
Date 1950 ca
Maker Manufactured by Stanley Home Products, Inc.
Material Rubber/Wood
Used Mowry and Dermott farmstead
Description Plunger for hand washing lingerie or diapers. Rubber base with suction cups with holes, in the shape of a seven-petal daisy, olive green and pink. Wooden handle, painted pink. Embossed on the base: "UNDE ' WASHER / STANLEY HOME PRODUCTS, INC. / WESTFIELD, MASS. U.S.A / PAT. NOS. 1874048-84483 "
Notes From Stanley Home Products, this is an Unde Washer
from the 1950's.
The advertisement claimed: "SCIENTIFICALLY
DESIGNED SUCTION CUPS GET THINGS CLEAN,
DRAWS DIRT OUT. FOR USE WITH BABY CLOTHES,
LADIES LINGERIE, AND DELICATE DAINTY FABRICS."
Dimensions H-13.5 Dia-5 inches
Collection HF160A
Catalog Number 2010.029.0015
Imagefile 092\2010.029.0015.jpg
Species Agitator, Laundry