Bundle of datoon toothbrushes

Made:
1880-1920 in Calcutta
maker:
Unknown

Bundle of 20 datoon toothbrushes, cut from the karanja tree, pongamia glabra, bought in the Calcutta bazaar, Calcutta, India, 1880-1920

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Object Number:
A639139
Materials:
complete, karanji (pongamia glabra)
Measurements:
largest datoon: 216 mm 10 mm,
type:
toothbrush
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Indian Museum

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