Wernet Denture Brush

Wernet Denture Brush

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Description
The “WERNET” inscription on the handle of this brush is that of the Wernet Dental Manufacturing Co., a firm established in 1906 by George L. Wernet (1873-1924), a Philadelphia dentist.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
oral hygiene product
denture brush
Other Terms
Brushes, Denture; Dentistry
maker
Wernet Dental Manufacturing Co.
place made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 6 in x 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 15.24 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1986.0644.05.02
accession number
1986.0644
catalog number
1986.0644.05.02
Credit Line
Gift of D.C. Coalition for the Homeless
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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