Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-102981

Description

Horn back comb with a plain square head and canted corners and nineteenth teeth (one missing).

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Inscription

"Grand-ma Goodrich / Rachel Goodrich" (Paper Label)

Additional Identification Number

2465

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

3 5/8 in x 4 5/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William F. Hopson

Accession Number

1941.803

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