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Hearth brush

1949.503 (RS119621)

Description

Tapering shaft with acorn finial. Shaft turned at end, above an ovoid head with horsehair bristles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1933
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
horsehair
pine (wood)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Maintenance T&E
Descriptive terms
Acorn
acorn
BRUSH, DUSTING
dusting brushes (maintenance tools)
horsehair
Horsehair
Pine
pine (wood)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
21.5 x 5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.503
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8055

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