Antique Treen 19th Century Boxwood Laundry Marker

GBP 110.00

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Object Description

A boxwood laundry marker, having a top piece that fits over the bottom section, which stretches the sheet or linen tight, so as to mark it with a code or room number. These were used in large country houses that had many bedrooms, often with individual bed linen. It is stamped SAUNDERS in neat capitals on the base. The whole has a good honey colour and patination.

Object Details

  • material
  • dimensions
    H:¾ in. (2 cm.) inches
  • country
  • year
    Circa 1860
  • diameter
    2½ in. (6.5 cm.) inches

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