Nail Brush Case

Nail Brush Case

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Description
Long, rectangular, arched-top box with hinged lid at one end, pierced with nine holes arranged into a diamond or lozenge. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case, nail brush
date made
19th century
ca 1880
place made
United Kingdom: England
place used
United States
Physical Description
Britannia metal (overall material)
iron (hinge pin material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/8 in x 4 in x 1 in; 2.8575 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1986.0027.73
catalog number
1986.0027.73
accession number
1986.0027
Credit Line
Bequest of Dr. Joseph H. Kler
subject
Personal Accessories
Personal Hygiene
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Health & Medicine
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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