Dye tub - Dye tub

Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities 1550-1820. Originally published by University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, 2007.

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Nancy Cox. Karin Dannehl, 'Dye tub - Dye tub', Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities 1550-1820, (Wolverhampton, 2007), British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/traded-goods-dictionary/1550-1820/dye-tub-dye-tub [accessed 12 June 2024].

Nancy Cox. Karin Dannehl. "Dye tub - Dye tub", in Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities 1550-1820, (Wolverhampton, 2007) . British History Online, accessed June 12, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/traded-goods-dictionary/1550-1820/dye-tub-dye-tub.

Cox, Nancy. Dannehl, Karin. "Dye tub - Dye tub", Dictionary of Traded Goods and Commodities 1550-1820, (Wolverhampton, 2007). . British History Online. Web. 12 June 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/no-series/traded-goods-dictionary/1550-1820/dye-tub-dye-tub.

Dye tub

A TUB used by dyers, but within most contexts the term was probably general in meaning because dyers had need of a variety of vessels, as shown in an advertisement announcing the sale of 'winches, tubs, pails, and all other utensils belonging to the dyeing business' [Newspapers (1778)].

Not found in the OED online

See also LITTING TUB.
Sources: Inventories (late).