Xylonite hair brush

Side view of a brush showing the bristles. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Underside view of a brush showing the bristles. Top view of a brush showing the back. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the dressing table set.
Side view of a brush showing the bristles. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Underside view of a brush showing the bristles. Top view of a brush showing the back. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the handle. Side view of a brush showing the dressing table set.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006922.1
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A hairbrush with a back and handle made from green coloured imitation shagreen (shark skin) Xylonite, probably by the British Xylonite Co. An original label is tied to the handle. This brush is part of a set comprising tray, boxes, brush and hand mirror.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

printed: "Xylonite. British manufacture. A guarantee of quality" (Swing tag)
Dimensions
Width
60mm
Depth
40mm
Length
230mm
Method
Colour