Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-102970

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a pierced and carved top featuring scrolling design of multiple flowers, twelve teeth.

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
tortoise shell
Comb

Additional Identification Number

2445

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably China

Dimensions

7 1/4 x 7 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss C. B. Dobson

Accession Number

1927.1082

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