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Hair Comb

1955.109 (RS8095)

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb set with nine graduated ivory balls, eight teeth.

Details

Maker
Wm. E. Abbott & Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1875
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
3 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in x 7/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1955.109
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Sr.
GUSN
103135
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