Toilet set

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-17859

Description

Leather covered box, containing mother-of-pearl handled toiletry set. Blue leather w/ gold banding; hinges missing. Purple velvet lining holds set, includes: scissors, tweezers, 2 hooks, 2 corkscrews, 2 needles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

toilet sets (washing sets)
leather
mother of pearl
steel (alloy)
velvet (fabric weave)
Leather
Velvet
Steel
Mother-of-Pearl
SET, TOILET

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.5 x 7 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1999A-K