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Commissioned by:
Pullman Palace Car Company, American, 1867 - 1969  Search this
Medium:
wood and fiber
Dimensions:
1 3/16 × 8 7/8 × 1 5/8 in. (3 × 22.5 × 4.2 cm)
Type:
clothes brushes
Date:
20th century
Description:
A wood coat brush used by the Pullman Palace Car Company. The brush is brown with tan bristles. The word “Pullman” is carved into the handle of the brush on the back.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Labor  Search this
Pullman Porters  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.63.63.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Occupational
Personal Effects and Items
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f9399dd7-2823-444b-bb7c-58b476eb1cc2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.63.63.6