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Hair Comb

1929.1493 (RS7119)

Description

Sterling silver back comb with a crown shaped top featuring an engraved leaves in center, five teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1910
Inscriptions
"STERLING 18" (Hallmark)
Location of origin
American
Material
silver (metal)
Object type
Adornment; Hair Adornments
Descriptive terms
Comb, Ornamental
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Ornament, Hair
silver (metal)
Dimensions
4 7/8 x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.1493
GUSN
103095
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