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Hair Grooming

Hair Grooming
Hair Grooming
Title
Hair Grooming
Date 
1902-1920
Medium 
Metal, wood
Dimensions 
11 x 2 1/2 x 2 in.
Description 
This hairbrush hairdryer has a hollow metal head and a wooden handle. It screws apart so hot water can be poured into the brush head to act as a hair dryer. A portion of the box exists that has a diagram with directions for use and reads "The Holland Metal Hair Dryer/ Price $2.00/ Necessary to every lady's toilet/ The Holland Brush Company/ 30-31 No. 40 Wall Street,/ New York, N.Y."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.813
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group