Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1780-1830

GUSN

GUSN-103010

Description

Horn back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring an urn and flower at center and radiating abstract foliage, ten teeth (center eight are a replacement).

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2494

Related Items

Title Hair comb box Accession Number 1955.108
Title Tortoiseshell hair comb Accession Number 1955.109
Title Horn hair comb Accession Number 1955.115

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

6 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder, Sr.

Accession Number

1955.115