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Toilet set

1998.1999A-K (RS24278)

Description

Leather covered box, containing mother-of-pearl handled toiletry set. Blue leather w/ gold banding; hinges missing. Purple velvet lining holds set, includes: scissors, tweezers, 2 hooks, 2 corkscrews, 2 needles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
leather
mother of pearl
steel (alloy)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
leather
Leather
mother of pearl
Mother-of-Pearl
SET, TOILET
Steel
steel (alloy)
toilet sets (washing sets)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
1.5 x 7 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1999A-K
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17859

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