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Hair Comb

2006.44.410 (RS9136)

Description

Tortoiseshell hair comb with carved pierced scroll decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Location of origin
American [use]
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
3 5/16 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.410
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102943

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