Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-102949

Description

Tortoiseshell hair comb with pierced carved foliate decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

2402

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American [use]

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

5 3/8 in x 1/16 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.416