Chinese Canadian Artifacts Project

Item RMA_86.34.1 - Agitator, Laundry

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Agitator, Laundry

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CA RMA RMA_86.34.1

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91.5 cm tall

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Wooden handle with funnel shaped bottom. Four separate half-circular chambers on the inside. In the center a circular strainer is attached.
Found in a building on Front Street, Revelstoke known locally as the Chinese Joss house.
A posser was used to agitate laundry in a tub.

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Belinski, Mike


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70.1 KiB


December 10, 2015 6:17 PM

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