Man-shaped toothpick

Description (Brief)
Novelty celluloid toothpick. Handle is in the shape of a man's profile. A movable larger pick extends from the head, while a penis-shaped smaller pick extends from below the belly.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 2 in; 1.27 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in x 1/4 in; 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm x .635 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1499
catalog number
2006.0098.1499
accession number
2006.0098
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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