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Hair Comb Box

1955.108ab (RS8094)

Description

Shaped red paper hair comb box with gold border.

Details

Maker
Wm. E. Abbott & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1875
Inscriptions
Inside Cover: "WM. E. ABBOTT & CO. / 262 / Washington / Street. / Boston" Bottom: "No. 3 [illegible] / Ball" (Paper Label)
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Descriptive terms
BOX
hair accessories
Dimensions
1 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.108ab
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Sr.
GUSN
103134
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