Toothbrush holder

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
Object Name
toothbrush holder
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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