Williams' shaving stick tube

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-198477

Description

Tall Williams' shaving stick tube that is made of aluminum and cyclindrical in shape. Engraved at the top an base of the tube.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shaving sticks
Case, Soap

Inscription

"THE JB WILLIAMS CO/EST 1840/GLASTONBURY, CONN U.S.A." (Within the text which circles the bottom of the aluminum shaving stick tube there is a large 'W' with a turkey above it.)
"WILLIAMS' SHAVING STICK/ PAT'D Nov. 19, 1907" (Engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3.5 (H), 1.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2457