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Hair Comb

2006.44.418 (RS9144)

Description

Two-pronged tortoiseshell hair comb with pierced gold colored scroll work head.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
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
1 1/16 in x 1/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.418
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102951

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