Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1820-1850

GUSN

GUSN-102998

Description

Dyed horn back comb with a plain curved top with rounded corners and sixteen teeth (missing two).

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2482

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Dimensions

5 3/8 in x 4 7/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding

Accession Number

1933.398

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