Hair Comb

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1825-1840

GUSN

GUSN-103024

Description

Tortoiseshell back comb with a carved and pierced top in a chrysanthemum pattern, twenty-one teeth (one detached).

Details

Descriptive Terms

combs (hair ornaments)
hair accessories
COMB

Additional Identification Number

2508

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Probably American

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1934.1946