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Hair Comb

1933.399 (RS7443)

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with carved and pierced floral top and fifteen teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Location of origin
China or America
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
5 1/4 in x 5 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.399
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
103018
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