Toothbrush holder

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-23775

Description

Ironstone toothbrush cup; cylindrical shape with round platformed base and overhanging lip on top rim; hole on side of base for drainage of water.

Details

Descriptive Terms

toothbrush holders
ironstone (pottery)
Ironstone
HOLDER, TOOTHBRUSH

Inscription

Stamp on bottom: ""ROYAL PREMIUM IRONSTONE/ BOOTE & CO/ ENGLAND"" [w/ Royal Arms] Mark was probably used after 1900.

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Possibly T. & R. Boote, LTD. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Burslem, England, Staffordshire

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

4.625 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5687