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Toothbrush holder

Description

Ironstone toothbrush cup; cylindrical shape with round platformed base and overhanging lip on top rim; hole on side of base for drainage of water.

Details

Maker
Possibly T. & R. Boote, LTD. (Manufacturer)
Date
1900-1920
Inscriptions
Stamp on bottom: ""ROYAL PREMIUM IRONSTONE/ BOOTE & CO/ ENGLAND"" [w/ Royal Arms] Mark was probably used after 1900.
Location of origin
Burslem, England, Staffordshire
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
ironstone (pottery)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
HOLDER, TOOTHBRUSH
Ironstone
ironstone (pottery)
toothbrush holders
Dimensions
4.625 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5687
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23775

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