Toothbrush holder

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Description (Brief)
A holder for a pair of toothbrushes. It consists of a sheet of cream celluloid with two holes drilled near the top for wall mounting. The actual receptacles are made of a cream celluloid mesh with rounded rims. The holder is unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1930
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19 cm x 7 cm x 2 cm; 7 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 13/16 in
overall: 7 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in x 15/16 in; 19.3675 cm x 7.3025 cm x 2.38125 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.1582
catalog number
2006.0098.1582
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Dental Products
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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