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Ivory Toothpick with Leather Sheath in Box

1998.6048A-C (RS233660)

Description

Small blue box printed with "Genuine Ivory Hand Made Toothpick Japan." Box (c) contains ivory toothpick (a) in small brown leather sheath (b). Toothpick is painted red on handle end and tapers to a point on the other end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"GENUINE IVORY / HAND MADE TOOTHPICK / JAPAN" (printed)
Location of origin
Japan
Material
ivory (tooth component)
leather
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
ivory (tooth component)
leather
paper (fiber product)
Product, Oral Care
Toothpick
toothpick holders
toothpicks
Dimensions
5/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6048A-C
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
310487

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