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Hair Comb

1934.505 (RS7546)

Description

Dyed horn back comb with a high plain square top and twenty-three teeth (one missing).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1850
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
6 3/4 in x 6 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.505
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Isaac Sprague
GUSN
102995

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