Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-102966

Description

Horn comb with a thin square top and eighteen teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2433

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

2 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1922.309

Reference Notes

Pictured in Clark, Hazel Barker, "Our Colonial Comb Industry," Old-Time New England vol. XLI, no. 2 (1950): 41-45.