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Hair Comb

1929.557 (RS7140)

Description

Horn hair comb with a plain square top and nineteenth teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
5 5/8 x 6 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.557
GUSN
102989
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