Crocus sack

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Description

A coarse, loosely woven fabric similar to burlap that was commonly made into bags. Crocus sacks were commonly used to ship plants and grains such as saffron, barley, and crocuses.

Synonyms and Related Terms

croker sack; crocus bag; gunnysack; tow bag; towsack; grass sack; jute zak voor krokussen (Ned);