Wooden brush

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-197846

Description

Oval shaped wooden brush. The wood is cracked and the bristles are sewn into the wood. The bristles are black on the perimeter and tan on the inside of the brush. The top of the brish is flat with a leather top that has been stamped with the word flexible and a western design.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brushes: maintenance tools
leather
bristle
primary wood
Brush

Inscription

"FLEXIBLE"` (Decorative font that fits with the western design )

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/4 x 2 1/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2515