Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103021

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a carved and pierced top featuring a floral and roundel design, twenty-four teeth (one missing)

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2505

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Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Possibly China

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

6 1/4 in x 6 5/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1932.112