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Hair Comb

1936.817 (RS7638)

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with carved and pierced floral and trellis design top and fourteen teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Location of origin
America or China
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
6 3/8 in x 6 1/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.817
GUSN
103019
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