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1972.34E (RS225035)

Description

Tortoise shell with natural bristles. Metal initials "JQ". Hairbrush w/ handle.

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
brushes
tortoise shell
People and organizations
Quincy, Josiah, 1744-1775
Dimensions
9 1/8 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.34E
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
56125

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