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Hairbrush

1972.34A (RS225035)

Description

Tortoise shell with natural bristles. Metal initials "JQ". Oval hairbrush.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
bristle
tortoise shell
Object type
Toilet Articles; Hair Care Artifacts
Descriptive terms
bristle
hair accessories
Hairbrush
hairbrushes (grooming tools)
tortoise shell
People and organizations
Quincy, Josiah, 1744-1775
Dimensions
5 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.34A
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
56121

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