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1972.34B (RS225035)

Description

Tortoise shell with natural bristles. Metal initials "JQ". Rectangular buffer brush.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
bristle
tortoise shell
Object type
Personal Gear; Clothing Care Artifacts
Descriptive terms
bristle
Brush, Clothes
Brush, Garment
clothes brushes
tortoise shell
People and organizations
Quincy, Josiah, 1744-1775
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.34B
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
56122

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