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1928

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Toothpick Holder (USA)

This is a Toothpick holder. It was manufactured by Tiffany and Co.. It is dated late 19th century and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is electroplated silver and nickle. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel.

Its dimensions are

4.0 x 4.3 cm (1 9/16 x 1 11/16 in. )

It has the following markings

Stamped on bottom: "Tiffany & Co./ 3 765 Makers 25/ Silver soldered, E P./ N"

Cite this object as

Toothpick Holder (USA); Manufactured by Tiffany and Co. (United States); electroplated silver and nickle; 4.0 x 4.3 cm (1 9/16 x 1 11/16 in. ); Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel; 1928-5-107

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