Historic Tools of North Castle

Ivory Toothpick

This item at Smith’s Tavern is an ivory toothpick, circa 1890, donated by G. MacDonald.  It has some carving bands near the head and ends in a point. Before wooden toothpicks and toothbrushes were invented every wealthy person had an ivory toothpick.  


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Location:Left Shelf - 3rd
Length: 7 cm
Width: 1 cm
Weight: 4 g