Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush

Made:
1940-1949 in United States
maker:
Weco Products Company

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Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush, c1940. Three quarter view, portrait format, black background.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush, c1940. Side three quarter view.
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush, c1940, 2007-77 (foreground) and Coate's toothbrush, bone, supplied by Savory and
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush, c1940, 2007-77 (right) and Coate's toothbrush, bone, supplied by Savory and Moore
Science Museum Group Collection
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Dr West's 'Miracle Tuft' toothbrush, by Weco Products Company, Illinois, United States, 1940-1949

Details

Category:
Plastics and Modern Materials
Object Number:
2007-77
Materials:
nylon, plastic (unidentified)
type:
toothbrush
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Museum Purchase
status:
Permanent collection

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