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Animal brush

Description

Leather handle horse screwing brush; oval; strap sewn on top of leather portion as handle; tan and black horsehair(?) bristles.

Details

Maker
The B. J. Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Impressed on top of leather handle: ""WARRANTED/ BRISTLES/ LEADER/ ARMY"" Embossed on leather backing: ""The B J Co"" [in monogram form]
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
horsehair
leather
Object type
Animal Husbandry T&E
Descriptive terms
BRUSH, ANIMAL
brushes
horsehair
Horsehair
leather
Leather
Dimensions
4 x 1.5 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2550
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
22490

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