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Hair Comb

1943.652 (RS7947)

Description

Horn back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring a double row of scrolling foliage, thirteen teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Location of origin
American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
4 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.652
GUSN
103058
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