Silver Hairbrush

Brush, Hair

Date:

1864

Materials:

Silver, Wood and Bristle

Dimensions:

H 8.625 in x W 1.75 in x D 0.5 in

Accession Number:

628.2.84

Credit Line:

Gift. Semenov, Xenia. 1985-01

Description

Silver hairbrush, with rectangular head and curved handle. Engraved with strapwork on wavy background. In center of brush head are engraved initials KP inside belt. Wood section with natural bristles set into brush's head.

Inscriptions & Markings

Marks: crossed anchors in circle; 1864 in rectangle; 84 in rectangle; IE in rectangle.