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Nail file

Nail file

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1950 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Asprey plc (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tortoiseshell and gilt metal

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs Herbert Seligmann

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gilt metal nail file with a tortoiseshell handle.

Place of Origin

London (made)


ca. 1950 (made)


Asprey plc (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Tortoiseshell and gilt metal

Object history note

Part of a manicure set T.113:1 to 13-1998.

Descriptive line

Gilt metal nail file with a tortoiseshell handle, made by Asprey plc, London, ca. 1950


Tortoise shell; Metal


Accessories; Fashion


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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