Antique Vintage Early Pepsodent Patent Decoater Nickel Plated Folding Toothbrush Tooth Brush Dental Dentist Travel Officers?
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Item - Vintage Nickel Plated Patent Folding 'Decoater' Toothbrush produced by the Pepsodent Company of USA, Circa 1920s. This rather unusual folding toothbrush has been well used as you can see from the lack of bristles...whilst closed the toothbrush has the look of a head of a putter, to one end there is a small indentation so that body can be pulled apart revealing the Ivorine brush within, this in turn is pulled from it's case reversed and pushed into its housing, the body of the case is then closed to form the handle. This particular example of early folding toothbrush was first patented 25th Feb 1918 with further patent applications made 17th October 1922 (please see all photos)
Maker - Pepsodent, USA
Stamps - The head of the brush is stamped with the Decoater trademark and Sterilized. The case is stamped with the Decoater Trademark, the 2 Patent dates as mentioned above and MADE IN USA.
Type - Personal Hygenine
Circa - 1920s
Construction - Nickel Plated, Ivorine Brush with Bristles (some)
Country of Origin - USA
Dimensions - Closed 3.25" in length opening up to 6.125"
Weight - 30 gram
Condition - Very Good Used Condition though as mentioned most of the bristles are missing
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POSTAGE & PACKAGING
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|Next Day UK Delivery||£7.00|
|Signed For UK Delivery||£3.00|
|Standard UK Delivery||£2.00|
|Air Mail Europe||£3.00|
|Air Mail Outside Europe||£4.00|