Horn back comb with a square top and dyed abstract floral design, twenty-four teeth.
- Location of origin
- Probably New England
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
combs (hair ornaments)
- 5 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mrs. David Lyman
- Related Items
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession number 1936.563 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Mrs. David Lyman:
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession number 1936.564
Title Horn hair comb Accession number 1936.565
Notes A similarly decorated comb is in the collection of the Leominster Historical Society.