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Toothbrush Holder

1987.43.3 (RS213623)

Description

Cylindrical earthenware toothbrush holder with brown transfer-printed pattern "Swallow." Naturalistic flowers and birds above screen with numerous geometric and floral patterns. Diamond pattern around rim interior. \n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1914-1915
circa
Inscriptions
"H&P" [in square shield with crown / "B / S / E" [left, right and below sheild] / "SWALLOW" [in banner] (H&P - possibly Harrison & Phillips, Burslem.)
Material
earthenware
molding (forming)
transfer printing
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hygiene Artifacts
Descriptive terms
Anglo-Japanese
earthenware
Holder, Toothbrush
molding (forming)
Stoneware
toothbrush holders
transfer printing
Dimensions
4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.43.3
GUSN
51334
Related Items
Title Wash Basin Accession number 1987.41 Relationship Same pattern and set.

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