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Hairpin

1936.879 (RS7643)

Description

Tortoiseshell hairpin with molded twist top, two teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Location of origin
Probably American
Material
tortoise shell
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
hair accessories
Hairpin
hairpins
tortoise shell
Dimensions
4 7/8 x 1 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1936.879
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Watson
GUSN
103105
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