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Publication numberUS1006741 A
Publication typeGrant
Publication dateOct 24, 1911
Filing dateJun 7, 1910
Priority dateJun 7, 1910
Publication numberUS 1006741 A, US 1006741A, US-A-1006741, US1006741 A, US1006741A
InventorsThomas Ferry
Original AssigneeThomas Ferry
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
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15 T. PERRY.



Patented Oct. 24, 1911.

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Specification of Letters Patent. Pateflted (lot. 241:, 1911..

Application filed June 7, 1910. Serial No. 565,498.

further provision of a single handle constructed so as to be operatively positioned with respect to the surface to be used by the operator. i

In the drawing, forming a portion of this specification and in which like numerals of reference indicate similar parts in the 4 several.view s:Figu're 1 is a perspective view of the brush. Fig. 2 is a longitudinal section therethrough. 3 is a transverse section therethrough.

The brush is constructed preferably of fabric material and it embodies apiece of material 7 and a similar piece of material 6 which are secured together at their edges,

as' at 8. The intervenmgz spahcfi laeiween the 1s e y a suit- A reinforcing frame 5 of wire is located between the materials 6 and 7, the purpose of which-is to securely stiffen the brush and.

hold the same in sha e. The ,brush is particularly of oval con guration, being so designed for the purpose of facilitating its being manipulated m corners or other obscure points about the object upon which the,

brush is used.

The material 6 is pre$ed inwardly to form a'longitudinally extending concavity A which is wholly surrounded by a spread;-

ing surface B. The concavity A-is designed to receive a polishing paste or liquid, the location of the 'concavlty with respect to the surface B being such that the paste or liquid 'can be thoroughly applied to the object to m .be stretched over the end ,of the brush and operatively positioned with respect to either of the sur aces formed by the materials 6 and 7 I claim Y ,1. As a new' article of manufacture, a brush formed of pliable layers of material secured together, one of the la ers being constructed to provide a fiat polishing surface, the other layer of material being formed to provide a longitudinal exteriorly presented concavity and being constructed with a spreading surface which entirely surrounds the concavity, and a handle for the brush. f

2. A brush of the class described comprising'layers of pliable material arranged in parallel relation with respect to each other and secured together, padding interposed between the layers of material, a frame reinforcing the brush' and confined between the layers'of material, one of the layers of material form'inga brushingsurface occupying the' same general plane throughout, the opposite layer ofmaterial being pressed inwardly so as to form a longitudinal'concavit said last named layer. of material being ormed to provide a spreading surface which entirely surrounds the said concavity,

and a handle for the brush. Intestimony whereof I aflix my signature in presence of two witnesses. I


Witnessesz' CHARLES GREEN, l

Gaoncr. W. Wrocnnswonrn.

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US2855622 *Jun 26, 1956Oct 14, 1958Gandem Traders LtdCleaning pad
US2958086 *May 2, 1958Nov 1, 1960John T ScullyGrip-supporting bath brushes
US3955233 *Jul 16, 1974May 11, 1976Kenji NakamuraToilet utensil for applying toiletries
US5791008 *Apr 4, 1997Aug 11, 1998Crabtree; Marianne E.Sponge incorporating hand grasp
US6280529 *Feb 8, 1999Aug 28, 2001Darcy M. DunawayMedical equipment
U.S. Classification15/209.1, 15/144.1, 15/172
Cooperative ClassificationA47L13/16