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Hair Comb

1940.1008 (RS7746)

Description

Ivory double sided hair comb with multiple fine teeth.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1870
Location of origin
American or Chinese
Object type
Adornment
Descriptive terms
COMB
combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
Dimensions
4 3/8 x 2 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.1008
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Walter K. Watkins
GUSN
103141
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