Toothbrush

Date:
c. 1862

Miraculously, wooden toothbrushes survived, albeit without their bristles, even after having rested on the bottom of the Yazoo River for over 100 years.

Description (physical):

Wood. L 15.4; W 1,3 cm

Location:
3201 Clay Street Vicksburg,Mississippi 39183
Identifier:
2010.0001.0032
Institution:
Vicksburg National Military Park