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Hair Comb

1924.94 (RS6929)

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a plain square top and twenty-five teeth (one is missing).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
4 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.94
GUSN
102968
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