Heldtite Shaving Brush

Heldtite Shaving Brush

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Description
An inscription on the rim of this shaving brush reads “DESIGN PAT. /... / TRADE HELDTITE MARK.”
Ref: Charles E. Thompson, “Design for a Handle for Shaving-Brushes,” U.S. Design Patent 48,050 (Oct. 26, 1915), assigned to The Heldtite Brush Co., Inc., of Troy, N.Y.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
shaving brush
personal hygiene product
Object Type
Personal Hygiene Products
Measurements
overall: 4 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 12.065 cm x 3.81 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
1984.0782.327
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.327
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Removal
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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