Hair Brush with Celluloid Handle

Hair Brush with Celluloid Handle

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Object Name
brush and holder
date made
ca 1920
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (hairbrush and holder material)
boar bristles (bristles material)
silk (trim material)
overall: 22 cm x 7.3 cm x 2.6 cm; 8 11/16 in x 2 7/8 in x 1 in
overall; brush in holder: 8 3/4 in x 3 in x 1 1/4 in; 22.225 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.175 cm
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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