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Hair Comb

1928.256 (RS7074)

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring a linked chain design, eight teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1880
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
4 5/8 in x 4 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1928.256
GUSN
103035

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