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Hair Comb

1946.490 (RS7990)

Description

Horn side comb with molded scroll top and sixteen teeth with ball points.

Details

Maker
Kingman, Edward B. (Inventor)
Date
1903-
Patent August 6, 1903
Inscriptions
Paper label: "[ t ] / 25" Reverse tooth: "PAT.AUG.4.03" (Paper label and etched)
Location of origin
Leominster, Massachusetts
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
2 3/8 in x 4 1/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.490
GUSN
103070
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