Horn back comb with a square top and dyed abstract flower and sun design, twenty-six teeth (two missing).
- Location of origin
- Probably New England
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
combs (hair ornaments)
- 5 1/8 in x 5 7/8 in (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Related Items
Title Horn back comb Accession number 1936.472 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. S.V.R. Crosby:
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1936.473
Title Tortoiseshell side comb Accession number 1936.474
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1936.475
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1936.476
Notes A similarly decorated comb is in the collection of the Leominster Historical Society.