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Pocket Comb and case

1929.1491ab (RS203325)

Description

Black vulcanite pocket comb with large teeth on left side and smaller teeth on right. "Mauchline Ware" wooden case printed with an image of The Flume at Franconia Notch, NH.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1874
Inscriptions
"THE FLUME, FRANCONIA NOTCH, N.H." (Etched)
Location of origin
Scotland, U.K.
Material
sycamore (wood)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Strathclyde (Scotland, United Kingdom) [former administrative division]
Descriptive terms
Comb
sycamore (wood)
Dimensions
1 x 4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1491ab
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hannah May Burrough
GUSN
103094
Related Items
Title Pair of gold bracelets Accession number 1925.879 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Miss May Burrough:
Title Charm Accession number 1925.880
Title Hat Marker Accession number 1925.881
Title Tiara Accession number 1925.593
Title Franconia Notch Souvenir Comb Accession number 1929.1491
Title Silver buckle Accession number 1929.1492
Title Silver back comb Accession number 1929.1493
Title Purple velvet buckle Accession number 1929.1496

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