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Object Name Brush, Clothes
Description Small cream plastic clothes brush (probably cellulose nitrate) embossed "With compliments / from / Penrose's / TIMARU, OAMARU / & AKAROA" on front of thin handle. The brush has a slightly bowed back, soft bristles set in cork[?], metal clip at the back and handle attached by rivets. On the back is "Trade Talisman Mark" and "Patent No. 17787".
Year Range from 1891
Year Range to 1905
Catalogue Number X 307.2
Dimensions H-7.5 W-9 cm
Search Terms Penrose's Drapery Establishment, Timaru
People Penrose, William, d.1926