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Hair Comb

1938.940 (RS7726)

Description

Black vulcanite back comb with a crescent shaped top with molded bumps, twelve teeth.

Details

Maker
I.R. Comb Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1851
Inscriptions
"I. R. Co. GOODYEAR" (Stamped)
Location of origin
American
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
3 3/8 in x 3 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1938.940
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. Waldo O. Ross
GUSN
103115
Related Items
Title Pair of shoe buckles Accession number 1938.853 ab Notes Jewelry and Related items in Bequest of Mrs. Waldo O. Ross:
Title Belt buckle Accession number 1938.854
Title Belt buckle Accession number 1938.855
Title Shoe or belt buckle Accession number 1938.856
Title Vulcanite back comb Accession number 1938.940
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1938.941
Title Tortoiseshell back comb Accession number 1938.942

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