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Hair Comb

1935.1038 (RS7558)

Description

Celluloid back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring two rows of a baluster design, eight teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Location of origin
Probably American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
4 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1935.1038
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Jewell
GUSN
103046
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