Washing brush made of roots (bamboo).
- Found/Acquired: Taiwan
- Height: 26 centimetres
- Diameter: 7 centimetres
- Weight: 85 grammes
From acquisition "washing". From acquisition "Formosa" From acquisition "North".This kind of bamboo roots brush was commonly used by Chinese to clean cooking pot. (Professor Hu, 2007)
Attached label: ‘Washing brush made of rootlets of bamboo, N. Formosa. 139-1882, T. Watters, Esq. H.M. Consul'.
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Object reference number: EAS21280
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