Scrubbing brush made of bamboo.
- Found/Acquired: Taiwan
- Height: 26.7 centimetres
- Diameter: 4 centimetres
- Weight: 55 grammes
From acquisition "Formosa" From acquisition "North".This kind of bamboo brush was commonly used by Chinese to scrub stains from the cooking pot. (Professor Hu, 2007)
Attached label: ‘Scrubbing brush made of stem of bamboo, N. Formosa. 139-1882, T. Watters, Esq. H.M. Consul'.
Not on display
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Object reference number: EAS21289
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