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Description

Part of celluloid toilet set. Brush w/ birds and maritime scene on back. White w/ white bristles. Scroll decoration throughout.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1866-1880
Inscriptions
Embossed on handle: ""Florence"" Printed label: ""Pure Bristles Only/ 'Florence' Solid Brush/ Will not split when wet--brushes having/ wood blocks must/ Made for Service""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
celluloid (cellulosic)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
BRUSH
brushes
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
marines (visual works)
Maritime
Dimensions
8 x 2.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1979.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17839

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