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Hair Comb

1927.967 (RS7064)

Description

Celluloid hinged back comb with a flared wing shaped top featuring a pierced geometric design, center top set with a horn rosette, seven teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
3 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.967
GUSN
103086
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