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Hair Comb

1944.843 (RS7976)

Description

Horn back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring scrolling foliage, twelve teeth (three missing).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Location of origin
American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
7 1/2 in x 8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.843
GUSN
103007

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