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Hair Comb

2006.44.415 (RS9141)

Description

Tortoiseshell hair comb with gold pique point decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
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
4 5/8 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.415
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102948

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