Folding Ivory Toothpick Set

Associated Dates: 1989-01-24

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: Connecticut, Ivoryton

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Credit Line: Gift of the Pratt-Read Corporation

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1989.0124.03Catalog Number: 1989.0124.03Accession Number: 1989.0124

Object Name: toothpickoral hygiene product

Physical Description: ivory (overall material)brass (overall material)carved (overall production method/technique)Measurements: overall: 1/4 in x 3/8 in x 1 3/4 in; .635 cm x .9525 cm x 4.445 cm


Record Id: nmah_1050738

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