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Wooden brush

Description

Oval shaped wooden brush. The wood is cracked and the bristles are sewn into the wood. The bristles are black on the perimeter and tan on the inside of the brush. The top of the brish is flat with a leather top that has been stamped with the word flexible and a western design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"FLEXIBLE"` (Decorative font that fits with the western design )
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
bristle
leather
primary wood
Object type
Multiple Use Artifacts
Descriptive terms
bristle
Brush
brushes: maintenance tools
leather
primary wood
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2515
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197846

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