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Shoeshine kit

Description

Rectangular mahogany box w/ hook clasps. Contains 2 brushes and a bottle opener.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Inscriptions
One brush labeled: ""P.F. Hendershott, Druggist, Corner 13th and F St., NW Washington, D.C.""
Associated Building
Original to Casey Farm (Saunderstown, R.I.).
Material
bristle
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
bristle
Bristle
KIT, SHOESHINE
kits (sets)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
P.F. Hendershott
Dimensions
2.75 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.325
Credit Line
Bequest of Edward P. Casey
GUSN
25873

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