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Hair Comb

1917.192 (RS6735)

Description

Horn comb in the form of a moth with a six tooth hinged comb on reverse.

Details

Maker
Brow, Elias (Inventor)
Date
1870
Inscriptions
"E.BROWN / PATENTED.DEC.20.1870" (Etched)
Location of origin
New York
Object type
Adornment; Hair Adornments
Descriptive terms
Comb, Ornamental
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Ornament, Hair
Dimensions
4 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1917.192
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. W.C. Ware
GUSN
103076

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